Inspirational Friendship Stories

Meet a running community that brings together people with all levels of physical ability; hear how a banker who lost her friend, Rachel, to cancer channelled her grief to offer palliative care in Indonesia. Here's to friends who make us better people.

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Your friend is dying and you're reading poetry?

Singapore poets and musicians pull together to help their Filipino friend dying from a rare disease. That's the power of community.

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Cycling with Auntie Annie

A souped-up trishaw and an unlikely friendship = all kinds of happy.

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A run like no other

Running with a buddy takes on a whole new meaning at Runninghour.

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It wasn't that hard to be friends

Senthil and Sok Hwee: an uncommon friendship that helped a migrant worker feel at home in a foreign land.

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Friendship, family and fulfilment

What one family gained from a year volunteering together in Timor-Leste.

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In his teacher's footsteps

A trip to Nepal makes such an impression on a teenager, he goes on to scale Everest and raise funds for the school he volunteered at.
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For Rachel

Banker celebrates friend's life by offering palliative care to some of Indonesia’s poorest.
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Friends for good

A former corporate climber trades in making use of people for bonding over social good.