CATCH THE TRAILER HERE! And register your interest here!
ChildAid, the annual charity concert in aid of The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund and The Business Times Budding Artists Fund, goes virtual this year.
Organised by The Straits Times and The Business Times, ChildAid 2020 - Virtually Yours promises a cutting-edge 360-degree immersive video experience for viewers. The concert will feature well-known home-grown music veterans and rising young talent.
The 45-minute fundraising show will be streamed online on July 15, 8pm on the websites, Facebook pages and YouTube channels of The Straits Times and The Business Times.
Read about ChildAid in The Straits Times here, here and here. Read about ChildAid in The Business Times here. Here's one on Joey Alexander published in The Business Times. Listen to the podcast guest-starring Jeremiah Choy, Amni Musfirah and Zach Edwwards.
Date & Time: Wednesday, July 15, 8pm Website: www.straitstimes.com, www.businesstimes.com.sg, stayhome.com.sg On YouTube and Facebook - The Straits Times and The Business Times
Here's how you can watch it: 1. Mark your calendar for July 15, 8pm. Tell your friends about it. 2. Go to the website, Facebook page or YouTube channels of either The Straits Times or The Business Times at the stipulated date and time. You can also go to stayhome.com.sg 3. Put on your earphones so you can enjoy the truly immersive sound experience while you watch the concert 4. Enjoy the concert. 5. Make a donation to ChildAid, and support The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund and The Business Times Budding Artists Fund.
The concert is organised by The Straits Times and The Business Times and produced by Global Cultural Alliance, with Orangedot Productions as its creative partner and Noon Talk Media as production partner. The official radio stations are Kiss92, One FM91.3 and Money FM89.3.
Main sponsors are UOB, UBS and Citi Singapore.
ChildAid 2020 Performers include: Benjamin Kheng, Jasmine Sokko, Jeremy Monteiro, Kahchun Wong, Nathan Hartono Alumni include: Heema Izzati Zainudin, John Koh, Mohammad Shahfiq and Syah Riszuan Overseas guests include: CC Lee (China), Joey Alexander (Indonesia) and Hrishna Kanhaiya (Indonesia)
HOW TO DONATE
ONLINE Go to str.sg/donatetochildaid Or CHEQUE Make payable to “ChildAid” and indicate your name, NRIC number and address at the back of the cheque. Send to The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund, 1000 Toa Payoh North, Singapore 318994. Or PAYNOW Key in UEN No. 201408699H Enter in the reference field: CA20<space>NRIC<space>Contact number
Note: All donations of $20 and above qualify for 2.5 times tax deduction.
If you had submitted a video of youself singing the ChildAid theme song, A World To Imagine, THANK YOU :) Look out for for its inclusion in the concert premiering on July 15, 8pm.
*************** Deadline: June 15, 2020 We welcome all ChildAid Alumni and friends to be part of this choir, especially if you are a young person below 19 years old. Register and submit your video on str.sg/childaidchoir