FDAWU Gift From The Heart 2023 - 20 Years Onward As One

11 Sep 2023



  1. Gift from the Heart (GFTH) is an annual initiative by the Food, Drinks and Allied Workers Union (FDAWU) and Chemical Industries Employees' Union (CIEU) aimed at helping lower wage members and their families manage their cost of living.
  1. GFTH 2023: 20 YEARS ONWARD AS ONE, FDAWU and CIEU will put together 2,000 goodie bags consisting of food and essential household items, which will be distributed to eligible successful applicants.
  1. This initiative is now open for application till 20thOctober 2023, Friday at 6.00pm.
  1. Applicants will be notified on their application status (successful/unsuccessful) via email.
  1. For successful applicants, you will receive a confirmation letter which will be mailed to the mailing address provided in the application form. Please keep a lookout for the letter as you will need to produce this letter to collect the gift bag on the event day.
  1. The collection for GFTH 2023: 20 YEARS ONWARD AS ONE will be on 4th November 2023, Saturday at Singapore EXPO (Hall 4B) from 9.30am to 1.00pm.



  • Applicantmust be apaid up FDAWU OB memberwith no union membership subscription arrearsat the point of application, and collection of GFTH goodie bag.
  • They must also fulfil the following income criteria:
    • Applicants with NO family members living in the same household: Gross Monthly Personal Income of S$2,400 and below.
    • Applicants with family members staying in the same household:
      • Gross Monthly Household Income of $3,800;OR
      • Per Capita Income of $950


  • If you are Employed: Please upload your Payslip (of any month in year 2023)
    If you are Self-Employed or a Freelancer: Please upload your IRAS Notice of Assessment for the current year or Form 144
    If you are Unemployed: Please upload your CPF contribution history for the past 3 months
  • A copy of pay slip of any month in year 2023or CPF statement of all family members who are working and staying in the same household if the applicant has family members staying in the same household.



  • Applicants may be asked to submit other supporting documents for verification and audit purposes.
  • Incomplete or late submission of the application form will not be considered.
  • The decision of the Selection Committee is final.
  • There is no auto-qualification of past GFTH applicants. You are still required to submit a new application with the required documents stated above if you are a past year’s applicant intending to apply for GFTH this year.



How to Apply?
Click HERE to apply via our Online Portal 

Download (File: Gift+From+The+Heart+2023+-+Application+%28Hardcopy+Version%29.docx)