To support the mission of the People’s Association (PA), Yew Tee Grassroots Organisations (GROs) undertake the following roles:
- Promote neighbourliness and community bonding;
- Connect with the people in strengthening racial harmony and social cohesion, and inculcate a sense of belonging among Singaporeans;
- Be the bridge between the Government and the people; providing feedback on conditions and opinions, and helping to explain and implement government policies and campaigns;
- Help address local issues and render social assistance to needy Singaporeans;
- Know and help meet the needs of the residents;
- Strengthen the social fabric by bridging social divides (notably the racial, income, educational and age divides); and
- Encourage active citizenry, volunteerism and instil a sense of social responsibility among Singaporeans.
The Adviser to Marsiling – Yew Tee GRC (Yew Tee) GROs is Mr Alex Yam Ziming.