honestbee wants you to give a “Bag of Love” this Christmas

honestbee is giving love this Christmas. You can also give too. From now till 24th December 2015, purchase a “Bag of Love” and it will be delivered to a family supported by Beyond Social Services. More information in the Press Release.

One of the member families of Beyond Social Services who has received your Bag of Love
One of the member families of Beyond Social Services who has received your Bag of Love

Check out some of the pictures from honestbee. Good job!!

honestbee mascot visiting one of the households
honestbee mascot visiting one of the households
honestbee volunteer who will be delivering your Bag of Love_1
honestbee volunteer who will be delivering your Bag of Love_1
honestbee volunteers packing bags of groceries as part of Bag of Love project
honestbee volunteers packing bags of groceries as part of Bag of Love project
honestbee volunteers who are part of the Bag of Love project
honestbee volunteers who are part of the Bag of Love project
honestbee volunteers who will be delivering your Bag of Love_2
honestbee volunteers who will be delivering your Bag of Love_2

Press Release

Give a ‘Bag of Love’ and Spread the Joy of Giving Back with honestbee

  • honestbee invites you to deliver festive cheer to families of Beyond Social Services by giving a bag of fresh groceries worth $25 each
  • Partnering NTUC Fairprice, this initiative is the first large-scale fresh grocery giving for these families

SINGAPORE, 7 December 2015 – honestbee, a fast-growing on-demand grocery concierge and delivery service company based in Singapore, today announced that it will be an extension of #GivingWeek, organised by the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC), in support of Beyond Social Services.

For the first time in a large-scale charity drive, families supported by Beyond Social Services will receive grocery bags filled with fresh and dry food delivered by honestbee. Prepared in collaboration with NTUC Fairprice, each Halal grocery bag is worth $25. It includes fresh produce such as meats, vegetables and eggs, as well as non-perishable items such as biscuits, rice and bread.

“As a social impact business, honestbee aims to make a difference in the local communities,” said Joel Sng, Co-Founder and CEO. “We are proud to be working with Beyond Social Services to warm the hearts of their members during this season of love and giving. Made possible by our bees, customers and partners, we want to continue spreading the joy of giving back.”

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“We are encouraged by the commitment honestbee has to the community, and we want to thank all honestbee customers in advance for their generosity towards the members of Beyond Social Services,” said Mr Gerard Ee, Executive Director, Beyond Social Services. “You have definitely put a smile on the faces of these families.”

As an honestbee customer, you can do your part to make someone’s day by visiting www.honestbee.com to purchase a “Bag of Love” from now till 24 December. The purchased bag will then be delivered to a member family from 21 to 31 December.

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About honestbee

honestbee is Asia’s leading on-demand concierge and delivery service for all your household and grocery needs. Available in Singapore and Hong Kong, we can deliver to your doorstep on the same day. Simply choose from the widest online product selection and place your order in a few simple clicks. Our trained concierge shoppers will then handpick your groceries for you, from the same grocery stores and brands that you trust and love.

Social Mission: honestbee’s social mission is to create sustainable job opportunities for all individuals who are looking for more flexible working hours. Our goal is to provide extensive skills upgrading and training, and to create equal employment opportunities for everyone in our communities.

About Beyond Social Services

Beyond Social Services is a charity dedicated to helping children and youths from less privileged backgrounds break away from the poverty cycle. We provide guidance, care and resources that enable families and communities to keep their young people in school and out of trouble.

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We are currently operating in 5 public rental housing areas with a view of facilitating mutual help and a strong community spirit among residents. We believe that when more residents begin looking out for each other, their efforts will go some way in creating neighbourhoods where children and youths are resilient against negative influences. We are in contact with 5386 young people below 20 years old.

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