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Christian community gifts $800,000 to non-profit organisations

Jan 2016    

A Christmas gift of $800,000 was presented to 16 volunteer welfare organisations at the Jubilee Christmas Gift Presentation Ceremony on 11 Dec 2015 at Mandarin Orchard, attended by Minister for Social and Family Development Mr Tan Chuan Jin.

$700,000 was raised during the Jubilee Day of Prayer (JDOP) in July 2015 where a record number of Christians gathered to pray for Singapore, and $100,000 was the surplus from the JDOP organising funds.

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