Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How does this campaign work?

For every $100 raised, 1km will be contributed. Donors can pledge their donation and nominate one of the 17 Mental Wellness Champions to walk a distance.

How can I participate?

You can participate in our campaign by donating to us, and nominating a Champion to walk a distance. Every $100 raised accumulatively will amount to 1km walking distance.

There will also be a social media activity running from 10 April, for anyone and every one to challenge their friends to walk for mental wellness, with any donation made. Follow our social media pages (Facebook / Instagram) for the latest updates.

Will I get any tax deduction for my donation?

If you have donated $50 or more and provided us with your tax reference number (NRIC/FIN), you are eligible to receive a deduction in your next tax assessment.

What will happen to the money donated?

Every dollar raised will be used to train and support caregivers of persons with mental health issues. Our signature C2C Programme has helped more than 5,000 caregivers in the last 8 years, enabling them to benefit from a support network of fellow caregivers and to receive emotional support and help from CAL when facing a crisis.

How do I donate?

There are 4 modes of giving: PayNow, Giving.sg, Cheque, and bank transfer. You may refer to the donation page for more details.

I am not from Singapore. Can I still donate?

Yes! You may donate via Giving.sg. Giving.sg accepts donations from overseas, but donors must sign up through the Giving.sg platform.

Do however note that only Singaporeans and PRs are eligible for tax deduction in Singapore.

Can I join in the walk?

From 15 April onwards, a social media activity called the W4MW Challenge will be launched, for anyone and every one to tag a friend to walk for mental wellness, with any donation made. Follow our social media pages (Facebook / Instagram/LinkedIn/ Twitter) for the latest updates.

How do I know whether my money is being ‘walked’?

We will keep you updated through our social media channels. Follow us on our social media pages for updates (Facebook / Instagram).

How will the walk be executed?

Our participating Mental Wellness Champions will be tracking the distances that they walk across the island to complete the required number of km. View their progress here. We will provide updates on social media (Facebook/ Instagram) as they go along.