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What does Migrant Workers' Assistance Fund do?

The Migrant Workers' Assistance Fund (MWAF) is a humanitarian charity that supports migrant workers facing employment disputes and promotes their social integration into Singaporean society. Established in 2012, the fund assists with emergency assistance for vulnerable workers whose employers fail to provide adequate care. By donating to MWAF, you can help protect and support migrant workers in need until their issues are resolved.




christopher ang, kuah boon wee, richard siaw, wong chee herng, lim kin wai


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  • Donations are tax-deductible
  • Registered Charity
  • Established since 2012
  • Published yearly Annual Reports

Society Impact

  • Improved employment rights awareness and redress for migrant workers, promoting fair treatment and reducing exploitation in the workplace.
  • Enhanced social integration and harmonious co-existence between migrant workers and Singaporeans through education and promotion of understanding.
  • Providing humanitarian assistance to vulnerable migrant workers facing employment disputes or emergency situations, ensuring their basic needs are met during difficult times.
  • Supporting the resolution of outstanding matters for distressed and victimized migrant workers until they can resume normal living conditions.
  • Offering affordable membership benefits to migrant workers through MWC Associate Membership, including protection against critical illnesses, death, and accidental total permanent disability.

Donation Income

Fundraising Efficiency

This indicates the cost to raise a single dollar. A lower cost suggests the charity is more efficient in its fundraising efforts.

Program Expense Ratio

This is the percentage of the charity's total expenses that are spent on its core programs. A higher percentage suggests that more money is going directly to the cause, rather than being spent on administrative or fundraising expenses.