“Instead of wasting time, sitting down there using my phone, why not use that time to do something more meaningful,” ponders 16-year-old Beatrice Wong, who’s also in the midst of studying for her ‘O’ levels.
Together with her brother Adriel, 12, she has sewn some 300 masks for lower-income families, during the Circuit Breaker period.
“It doesn’t hurt to make the first move to help those in need”, Beatrice says. She hopes that more young people will step out of their comfort zones and give back to society.
For more on her story, go to https://go.gov.sg/sb-beatriceandadriel