Building the ecosystem

AVPN is building the ecosystem for social investors with an active presence in Singapore - from foundations and impact funds to corporations, intermediaries and beyond.
Singapore has a very robust and vibrant social investment ecosystem. Singapore is the gateway to the rest of Asia with several international relationships flowing through the Southeast Asia Hub. Singapore is well positioned to lead social investment in the region.


Support deals in Singapore

Support and scale high-impact solutions that have been endorsed by AVPN members throughout Singapore.

Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE)

By Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE)

AWARE is Singapore’s leading gender equality group. Our mission is to remove all gender-based barriers and we do this in three ways: research and advocacy, education and training and support services.


LUUNA Naturals

By LUUNA Naturals

LUUNA serves women and girls across Greater China by providing education and products that support healthier and more environmentally-conscious attitudes towards menstrual and hormonal health.

Gender, Health, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

Our solution enables medical professionals to monitor patients’ heart rhythms on a remote basis based on our wireless wearable devices and to diagnose arrhythmia more accurately with our AI analytics.

Ageing, Health

As a demonstration of Singrow’s proprietary capabilities in precision agritech, completion of the pilot strawberry farm is underway in Singapore, which will result in lower overall carbon footprint.

Climate Action and Environment, Employability

SensorFlow provides a smart wireless IoT solution that monitors, analyses and automates hotel room environments through a variety of sensors.

Climate Action and Environment, Energy

GenConnects and partners are developing an application for dementia assessment, aiming to help healthcare institutions save hundreds of hours on dementia assessments & providing accessibility for undiagnosed seniors at home.


Tictag aims to create micro-jobs for at-risk demographics in the Singapore community, with the USP of making these jobs fun and easily accessible to anyone who has a smartphone.

Ageing, Health, Livelihood and Poverty Alleviation

WIZ A.I. Talkbot


We want technology to be easily accessible. With just a simple phone call, the elderly, those who are unable to adapt, and those who have limited access to technology will be able to get access.



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Upcoming Events

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Digital Dialogues – Decoding Digital: The New Paradigm

Access to Professional Development for Low-Cost Private Schools

RewirEd Summit

State and Corporate Climate Action – Closing in on 1.5

70 years of International Volunteering for Development

FTxSDG Challenge


MEMBERS IN community

Building strategic social investment

Singapore’s excellent social investment ecosystem coupled with a stable and strong government lays a solid foundation for sustainable finance.


Connect with members

Alison Eskesen

Vice President, Asia Pacific, Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth

Yibin Chu

Regional Head of Corporate Citizenship, Asia Pacific, Citi

Cheryl Chen

Director, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability, Asia Pacific, S&P Global

John Friedman

Director, AgFunder Asia Pte Ltd

Cherine Fok

Director, KPMG

Caroline Liew

Director, Wealth Management, Schroders

Market focus

Building strategic social investment

Singapore’s social economy is transitioning to the growth stage, driven by collaborative philanthropy and creative approaches to social funding such as pooled CSR funds.


Let's create impact together

Connect with us now to know more about Singapore’s social investment landscape

Dorothy Ching

Singapore & Malaysia Director