Special Needs Support Group “Espesyal Pinoy” Represent The Philippines in Singapore’s Purple Parade 2017

Espesyal Pinoy Singapore proudly representing the Filipino community at the Purple Parade 2017.
Espesyal Pinoy Singapore proudly representing the Filipino community at the Purple Parade 2017.

Espesyal Pinoy joined Singapore’s The Purple Parade in October for the first time.

Founded in 2006, Espesyal Pinoy is the only registered Filipino special needs support group in Singapore. They aim to empower parents, teachers, doctors, therapists, and caregivers of special needs children.

The group joined The Purple Parade this year, which is the largest movement in the country supporting those with special needs. It was held in Suntec City.

Photo op before the start of The Purple Parade 2017

Photo op before the start of The Purple Parade 2017

Decked out in their purple shirts and Filipino costumes, a total of 20 families from Espesyal Pinoy were all smiles during the parade.

By joining the parade, Espesyal Pinoy seeks to spread awareness, empowerment, and inclusivity among Filipino families with special needs children.

Espesyal Pinoy Singapore members proudly don elements of the Filipino costume: the alampay and sombrero in Purple Parade 2017.

Espesyal Pinoy Singapore members proudly don elements of the Filipino costume: the alampay and sombrero in Purple Parade 2017.

Espesyal Pinoy provides moral, financial, and community support as well as training and workshops for both Filipinos and Singaporeans.

Visit their website here: http://espesyalpinoy.org/


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