Finding Wellness in the Soul

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Every woman and child whom Hagar cares for has faced horrifying abuse and betrayal. For each, feeling safe and secure emotionally is critical to the whole recovery process. To enable restoration in a holistic manner, it is about helping each one of them discover their value and self-worth. For them,...

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Trafficking In Persons Report 2016

Trafficking in Persons Report 2016
Please join us to pause for a moment to remember the millions of people who have fallen prey to trafficking because of unscrupulous smugglers who exploit their vulnerabilities for their own profit. The human trafficking trade generates $150 billion each year in illegal profits and many have fallen prey...

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Proud to be a Girl

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  "I love staying at home. I feel safe here, there's a good feeling of warmth and love." 13-year-old Rita and her 11-year-old sister Nika reintegrated back into their home six months ago, after spending three years at Hagar's Girls' Recovery Shelter and in foster care. Three years ago, both girls were sexually...

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Hagar Charity Golf Tournament 2016 Highlights

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22 July 2016 - Ominous skies were threatening rain and the weather forecast looked bleak. But that did not stop our dedicated team of volunteers from arriving bright and early at Seletar Country Club to prepare for the biggest golf tournament ever for Hagar Singapore! From the weather, to the game,...

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Breaking Free From Captivity

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At 18 years old, Zarin was forced to sleep with her brother who violated her sexually. She ran away and found shelter at Mazar where she eventually found a man she loved and married him. However, she never expected that life would become worse for her after marrying this man. After giving birth...

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Youths Can Make A Difference (Too!)

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A fresh red shirt, heavy camera gears and the blazing sun - that was my first encounter with Hagar. Hello! I'm Kelda, a fresh graduate from Murdoch University who pursued Bachelors in Arts (Psychology and Communications and Media Studies). My journey with Hagar started as a volunteer photographer and I...

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Goldman Sachs Bowling Event

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Sponsored and organised by Goldman Sachs under their Community Teamworks Programme in Singapore, the women in our care got to enjoy a day of fun and laughter at the bowling centre on a cheery Friday on June 10. Starting with a simple meal of chicken rice, it took a while for...

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Singapore Donor Visit to Hagar Cambodia

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Putting beneficiaries and donors at the heart of everything we do is a top value that Hagar wholly subscribes to. It is with that in mind that we embarked on a journey with eleven individuals comprising donors, volunteers and partners to visit Hagar's recovery programmes in Cambodia. Instead of expecting our...

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Beyond The Call Of Duty

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A loving couple, Plong Sopheap and her husband, Sokhom have two biological children – a daughter and a son. Plong, a housewife, cooks and looks after the children, spending time and caring for them. Sokhom wears a few hats – a church deacon, a NGO staff, a construction worker and...

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Trust Forum Asia 2016 Highlights

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On 28th April 2016, some of Asia's most influential businesses and thought leaders attended the Trust Forum Asia in Singapore , a global event hosted annually by the Thomson Reuters Foundation. Besides a series of stirring speeches and thought-provoking exchange among corporate CEOs, human rights advocates, media leaders and award-winning lawyers...

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