SINGAPORE (June 19): DBS Foundation has launched the 2019 cycle of the DBS Foundation Social Enterprise Grant - which has helped more than 100 social enterprises (SEs) from countries such as Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Taiwan achieve their goals for a more sustainable world.

These SEs have deployed social innovations across the region in areas such as healthcare, social inclusion, environment protection, waste management, food sustainability, as well as employment and income generation for the marginalised.

In Singapore, last year’s grant awardees, Treedots and Yonah, continue to take strides in solving major social problems such as food waste and access to healthcare for rural communities through cargo drone delivery systems.

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