'Youth Life Ownership has conducted life skills training at Yuan Ching Secondary School over the last two years.
It continues to do so this year. What is positive about YLO is its willingness to listen to the needs of the schools and our students, and to adapt their programme to meet student needs.
We are happy to see it launch Rock It!!! this year. We wish YLO success.'
Mr Daniel Ong, Head Pupil Development, Yuan Ching Secondary School
'Jurong Secondary School is happy to have used Youth Life Ownership's programmes for the development of our youths.
We are delighted that YLO has decided to organize ROCK IT!!! this year in response to the needs of youths to learn in a kinesthetic and multi-sensorial environment. Youths today need a different environment to facilitate optimal learning. YLO has positively adapted itself to the youths' needs.'
Ms Tham Yoke Chun, Principal, Jurong Secondary School
‘ROCK-IT will bring a positive message to our youths in ways that are meaningful to them. It's a lifeskills seminar but delivered in a power-packed way through lights, music, dance and games. It will be a wonderful experience for all who attend. I hope that the young people will be inspired to live their life well and have the courage to make good
decisions for their future.’
Mrs Wong-Goh Mee Mee, Principal, Bendemeer Secondary School
'Youth Life Ownership lights a path for youths to take ownership for their lives. It has opened the eyes of youths to see the fantastic opportunities ahead of them in life. It teaches importance of values, purpose and relationships. Youth Life Ownership started with a mission to become an anchor to youths in their tough teen years. It is fast becoming that.'
Dato Dr Jannie Tay
Chairman of the Board, Youth Life Ownership Ltd
Vice Chairman, The Hour Glass Ltd
President, Singapore Women Business Connection
'I have seen Youth Life Ownership grow from a concept on a few pieces of paper to what it is today. It is good to see its meaningful outreach towards youths of today and how it continues to adapt to keep relevant to the needs of youths.'
Ms Claire Chiang
President, Singapore Compact for Corporate Social Responsibility
'Teen Challenge (Singapore) is proud to partner with Youth Life Ownership in this year's ROCK IT! event. As youths face new challenges in a globalised environment, I believe that through ROCK IT!YLO is moving in a positively right direction to engage, empower, and excite youth to build resilience and own their full potential in 'cool', fun and creative ways.’
Mr Sam Kuna, Executive Director, Teen Challenge (Singapore)
'Pertapis is happy to support Youth Life Ownership in its mission to reach out to neighborhood teens. Pertapis recognizes the challenges youths face daily and how tough growing up years is for them. Rock It! is an event worth supporting and we wish it the very best.'
Mr Alfie Othman, Chairman, Development Committee, Pertapis
'I am happy to see Youth Life Ownership launch in a new direction with Rock It! Its a great way for young people to connect, learn from world class coaches and.... grow as individuals and as leaders of our future.'
Mrs Shirley Chen
Board Member, Youth Life Ownership Ltd
Former Asst Managing Director, Singapore Economic Development Board
'We are happy to see Youth Life Ownership organize an event like Rock It! to address the multiple learning styles of youths today. With life coaching programmes, career panels, strength analysis, sports, games and competitions, Rock It! looks like an excellent event meeting the needs of youths today.'
Mr Kevin Shum
Director, ComCare and Social Support Division (CSSD)
Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports
‘As Rotary District 3310 Vocational Service Chair, I am proud to see Rotary E-Club of 3310 and Rotary Club of Suntec City playing an active partnership role with Youth Life Ownership Ltd. For someone, like me, who did not go through the traditional educational path, I fully endorse the importance and ambitious plan to help youths find purpose and meaning in life.’
Mr Chew Ban Seng
District Vocational Service Chair (2007-2008), Rotary International District 3310
'I am delighted to be the Event Chair for Rock-It! on behalf of Rotary in the Rotary-YLO partnership. The event is meaningful for the youths as they aspire to become great in their own right. Youths are 100% of our future!'
Mr Edmund Chew, President, Rotary E-Club of 3310.
'Rock It! will define a new era for Youth Life Ownership as an organization. It is vital to communicate in the language of youths if we want to train or guide them. Rock It! speaks the language of youths - hopes and aspirations with a clear path forward in an environment of fun, music, games and activities. Rock It! For we will Rock You!
Ms Norma Sit, Founder, Youth Life Ownership Ltd