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Welcome to mFH

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MFH is about Leading change, Igniting hope, Empowering Purposeful lives.

It is a platform that connects entrepreneurs, investors, innovators, and industry leaders to support and inspire each other through life's lessons, experiences and encourage the spirit of giving back.

We organise Makan For Hope gatherings, small scale events and webinars to benefit entrepreneurial community across Asia.

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Are you fundraising?

We are pleased to share tips from our founder Elise Tan, who led investor relations at Longhash Ventures, Entrepreneur First and NUS, helping more than 50 startups to fundraise from $500k to $3m.

Find the deck by clicking on the button on the right!

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MFH 2022 is back!

From Mentor For Hope 2020, to Makan For Hope 2021…we are pleased to share that we are back with our third installment of MFH! Meet-up For Hope 2022 seeks to bring the startup community together to meet-up, do good, and pay it forward.

We last organised the first session on 27 May 2022, Friday, 5PM - 7PM SGT

Venue and Sponsor: Draper Startup House, Singapore

Beneficiary was the Rare Disease Fund.

Stay tuned for future events on Mental Wellness, Food Tech, and more.


Edge's 35 Under 35 Awards

EDGE 35 Under 35 2021 aims to recognise the ‘Innovators of Today’ – a diverse group of people who have contributed to the success to the startup ecosystem in Singapore.

Congrats to our co-founders Andrew and Elise for being recognised.

For more information, visit

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Technode Community Builder Award

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Have you registered for these events yet?

Our monthly meet up event

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Past events

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Makan For Hope Festival

Most recently, we organised a large scale series of 30 virtual roundtables led by leading investors such as Vertex Ventures, Monk's Hill and Openspace Ventures and seasoned entrepreneurs such as co-founders of Carousell, PropertyGuru and Shopback to raise over $200,000 (with $1 for $1 matching from Tote Board) for Fei Yue Community Services, a large charity based in Singapore.

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Mentor for hope


Mid 2019, we organised a charity fundraising and startup mentoring campaign that raised $43,000 for Beyond Social Services and Willing Hearts Soup Kitchen to support individuals and families in Singapore affected by COVID-19. Over 250 startup founders benefited from the 520 mentoring hours provided by 250 venture capitalists, family offices, angel investors and corporate professionals across Asia.

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