Public raises over S$85,000 for Loh Kean Yew after he won S$0 for badminton world championship - The Independent Singapore News

12/1/2022 9:09:00 AM

To date, over S$85,000 has been raised from 220 donors.

ICYMI: Public raises over S$85,000 for Loh Kean Yew after he won S$0 for badminton world championship - The Independent Singapore News

To date, over S$85,000 has been raised from 220 donors.

- Advertisement -Singapore — “I felt compelled to do something to thank him for what he has achieved for himself and Singapore, and further encourage him towards his badminton hope and dreams,” wrote a member of the public who started a campaign to pool in funds to support shuttler, Loh Kean Yew.

One Wei Chan, an avid badminton player since he was 10 years old, created the Loh Kean Yew Encouragement Fund after discovering that the first Singaporean to win the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Championships did not receive any prize money for his accomplishment.

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