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Meet the people who drive our organisation

Meet our team of like-minded individuals, driven by a need to improve the lives of vulnerable children since 2015.

Our shared belief

We believe that every child should get the support they deserve to grow to their fullest, regardless of their background. Together, we work towards a future where no child is left behind.

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Advisor

Seah Moon Ming
Mr. Seah Moon Ming has contributed to several key engineering companies in Singapore. He is currently the Chairman of SMRT Corporation Ltd, and the Chairman of the Board of Governors at National University Singapore High School.
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Board members

Tan Cher Liang Sebastian (Chairman)
Mr. Sebastian Tan is Chairman and Treasurer of ECF. He also serves on the boards of various public and private companies, and charitable organisations.
Alex Ng Zee Howe
Mr. Alex Ng is part of our Nomination and Audit Committees. He also manages the HouDe Foundation that supports needy children in Southeast Asia by collaborating on various donor-led social projects.
Jag Sekhon Arora
Ms. Jag Sekhon Arora is part of our Strategy and HR committees. She has contributed in various capacities of community service, dedicating her journey to empowering marginalised communities, especially women and children, in civil society.
Jared Kok
Mr. Jared Kok is part of our HR and Compliance Committees. A partner with Rajah & Tann, he practises as a commercial dispute resolution lawyer.
Joyce Tee
Joyce Tee is Managing Director, Group Head of DBS SME Banking and oversees the bank's SME banking businesses across the region. She also sits on the board of the DBS Foundation.
Lee Teck Leng Robson
Mr. Robson Lee is a member of our Audit and Compliance Committees. He is also part of the Audit Committee of the Law Society of Singapore and the Assistant Honorary Secretary of the Securities Investors Association (Singapore).
Navin Amarasuriya
As Chief Operating Officer of the Contentment Foundation, Navin Amarasuriya seeks to bring scientifically evidenced practices of wellbeing to schools around the world.
Ng Gim Choo (Founder)
Mrs. Ng Gim Choo started the EtonHouse Community Fund, an independent charity dedicated to improving the lives of children and youth in Singapore. She sits in the HR and Strategy Committees.
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Our staff

KT Goh
As Chief Executive Officer, KT works in close partnership with the Board to ensure that ECF fulfills its vision of improving the lives of children especially the underprivileged and execute strategies for its future success.
Mahesan Kurukal
Mahesan is ECF's Programmes and Partnerships Manager. With more than a decade of experience serving the community, Mahesan is no stranger to the social service sector.
Cheryl Seet
Cheryl has more than 11 years of experience as an early childhood educator, having worked closely with families and children from eighteen months to six years old. She is trained in various pedagogies to help children develop to their fullest potential.
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Our volunteers

Alice Tay
A part of our Teacher Everywhere committee, Alice is deeply passionate about children and has various experiences serving the under-resourced families in the community.
Ang Poh Seng
Poh Seng advises ECF on finance matters, governance frameworks and policies. A Chartered Accountant with 20 years of experience as a finance and business professional, he offers valuable insights as we steward our resources to achieve our goals.
Atima Joshi
Atima is a member of our Teacher Everywhere committee. She has been part of the EtonHouse Group since 2003, and is an approved IB educator and consultant.
Bipasha Minocha
Bipasha oversaw the initiatives of the ECF from 2016 - 2020 in addition to her role as the brand and marketing director of EtonHouse. She piloted one of ECF’s very first community projects, Box of Joy, helping to put smiles on the faces of more than 2,000 children each year.
Josephyne Ho
Josephyne is part of our Teacher Everywhere committee. She received the ECF Dedication Award 2021 for leading her team of teachers on a year-long volunteering journey, conducting literacy classes for vulnerable preschoolers.
Matthew Scott
As a member of our Teacher Everywhere Committee, Matthew helps to train, mentor and support our volunteers. He is currently Vice Principal at Middleton International School.
Mdm Kong
A steady presence around the office, Mdm Kong is always ready to jump in to be the extra pair of hands when we need help with administrative duties or anything ‘crafty’. Her positive attitude and resourcefulness shines through!

A passionate team of volunteer teachers

Our 60 active Teacher Everywhere volunteers, trained by experienced early childhood educators, deliver Joyful Learning lessons to children from disadvantaged backgrounds. Grow as a volunteer teacher with our Teacher Everywhere programme.

Our community partners

We Love Learning (WeLL) Centre

Since 2016, we have been working with the volunteer-run We Love Learning (WeLL) Centre to provide various programmes for children from lower-income households at Henderson. We hope that through our dedicated support, we will provide these children with a better headstart in life.
Collaboration period 2016 - present
Target group Children and youth

Get your organisation on board

If your organisation shares our belief in supporting the holistic growth of young lives, let’s see how we can collaborate to take our work further.
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