SOS

SOS Members’ Night: Season of Harvest
SOS Members’ Night: Season of Harvest

SOS Members’ Night was given the theme ‘Season of Harvest’ to reflect the abundance of great food and fun, among the company of friends. Some 150 SOS members gathered on 30 November 2019 at the Club@52.

Presenting Slop Chest Gift Vouchers to SOS Filipino Members
Presenting Slop Chest Gift Vouchers to SOS Filipino Members

SOS presented Peso 3,000,000 (estimated SGD 80,000) worth of gift vouchers as a year end gift to 1,500 eligible Filipino members for them to exchange for subsidised grocery and daily necessities at Slop Chest. Members are advised to self-collect their vouchers from the Seacare’s Representative Office, LSA Consultancy and Management Services Inc in Manila. Collection period in until 31 March 2020.

SNIMI Celebrates 8th Anniversary with SOS General Secretary Daniel Tan
SNIMI Celebrates 8th Anniversary with SOS General Secretary Daniel Tan

It’s been eight years ago when three like-minded organisations, banded together because they had a common vision to provide more training for seafarers in China.

We Light Up More ‘Lights’ at SOS’ Deepavali Celebration
We Light Up More ‘Lights’ at SOS’ Deepavali Celebration

Club@52 was transformed into an Indian palace interior with dazzling bright decorations all ready for the Deepavali Celebration on 1 November 2019 with 105 SOS members and staff.

NTUC Sets 1.5million Membership Target By Year 2025
NTUC Sets 1.5million Membership Target By Year 2025

A SOS delegation attended the NTUC Ordinary Delegates Conference which saw the election of new 21-member NTUC Central Committee to lead the way forward for the workers. Brother Ng Chee Meng and Sister Mary Liew retained their positions as NTUC Secretary-General and NTUC President.

 

Successful Completion of the 64th and 65th Batch of SQRT in Putian and Nantong
Successful Completion of the 64th and 65th Batch of SQRT in Putian and Nantong

The 64th and 65th batch of maritime ratings underwent the Seacare Quality Rating Training (SQRT) which ran concurrently between 16 September to 11 October 2019, in Putian and Nantong respectively.

SOS/Seacare Study Grant Presentation Ceremony: Supporting Education from Generation to Generation
SOS/Seacare Study Grant Presentation Ceremony: Supporting Education from Generation to Generation

In support of members’ children to chase their dreams, the SOS Study Grant Presentation Ceremony brought families and their children together to honour them for their hard work and to encourage them.

SOS Hold its 15th Quadrennial General Meeting with Exciting News
SOS Hold its 15th Quadrennial General Meeting with Exciting News

SOS held its 15th Quadrennial General Meeting on 1 October 2019 at Furama City Centre. A new team of executive committee for the term 2019 – 2023 was elected at the QGM.

U Heart Project: SOS Bonds with AWWA
U Heart Project: SOS Bonds with AWWA

On 16 September 2019, SOS Youth organised a visit to AWWA Senior Community Home, a SOS’s adopted charity, as part of the Union’s effort to build a more caring and inclusive society.

The Launch of Seacare Sailors’ Home Scheme E-Voucher
The Launch of Seacare Sailors’ Home Scheme E-Voucher

On 1 September 2019, the Seacare Sailors’ Home Scheme (SSS) launched its new E-Voucher system.