On 20 Nov 2012, The Boys’ Brigade Share-a-Gift (BBSG) 2012 Opening Ceremony was held at the BBSG Main Collection Box, situated in the open space between Toa Payoh Entertainment Centre and Blk 192 Lorong 4 Toa Payoh. The Guest-of-Honour was Mr Chan Chun Sing, Acting Minister, Ministry of Social and Family Development. The Ceremony began with an opening address by Mr Lui Chong Chee, Chairman of the BBSG Organising Committee 2012.
During the Ceremony, Mr Chan officially launched BBSG 2012 by penning down his well wishes on a gift card, attaching it to a food hamper and presenting the hamper to the Boys at the Main Box.
Thereafter, Mr Seah Kian Peng, Chief Executive Officer, NTUC FairPrice, presented the first gifts to BB Share-a-Gift: 25 trolleys worth of NTUC FairPrice items. Mr Chan also presented Tokens of Appreciation to our sponsors and officials.
A reception was held after the Ceremony, where the guests got to mingle with Mr Chan, making the occasion a thoroughly enjoyable one.