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Entrepreneurship Course 8 - 10 June 2016 A team of 5 youths attended the second round of the entrepreneurship course. During this round, they learnt how to run a business by designing a prototype of the product that they intended to sell. They were then required to create a game and set up a game booth where the public were invited to play for $2. This was also a part of a fundraising project where the profits earned were channelled to the Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS). The participants felt joy that they were able to do their part to contribute to society.

TRSP Fashion Design 13 - 17 June 2016 As part of The Rising Star Project 2016, 15 youths were selected to attend the fashion module. The Fashion module was taught by Dr Nadiah Datuk Nazri, owner of the fashion boutique, “Damalee Signatures� with stores in Sabah, Brunei and Singapore. It is a pilot programme and the girls who show potential may have a chance to acquire future opportunities in fashion and business. During the course of the week, the youths learnt the art of fashion designing. Designs and designers with potential were highlighted and selected by the trainer. The youths shared that they were surprised to learn that they had hidden talents and had not expected it to be enjoyable whilst challenging their creativity.

Pertapis E-Newsletter Apr - Jun 2016  
Pertapis E-Newsletter Apr - Jun 2016  

Events and happenings in PERTAPIS from April to June 2016.