MYRNA BRAGA-BLAKE

MYRNA BRAGA-BLAKE

BORN 1935 DIED 2019 INDUCTED2021 CATEGORY Community/Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME MYRNA BRAGA-BLAKE Pioneering social worker, educator, and activist Myrna Braga-Blake was a pioneering social worker and a dedicated teacher and...
Tan Teck Neo

Tan Teck Neo

BORN 1877 INDUCTED 2018 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Philanthropist and pioneering community leader In the early years of the 20th century, well-born Chinese women in Singapore were rarely seen outside...
Puan Noor Aishah

Puan Noor Aishah

BORN 1933 INDUCTED 2018 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Singapore’s first First Lady She was just 26 years old when, in December 1959, she was thrust into the role of First Lady of Singapore. The shy,...
Mozelle Nissim

Mozelle Nissim

BORN 1883 INDUCTED 2018 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Grand Old Lady of Singapore’s Jewish community Albert Einstein described her as “one of the finest Jewish women that I have met”. The renowned...
Grace Yin Pek-Ha

Grace Yin Pek-Ha

BORN 1884 INDUCTED 2018 CATEGORY Community / Social Work THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering community worker When Grace Yin married Dr Lim Boon Keng in 1908 and moved from Amoy, China, to Singapore, she brought to the Colony an...