FAQs

+ What is Temasek Shophouse?

Temasek Shophouse is a social impact hub that seeks to encourage, enhance, and elevate initiatives and activities that contribute towards the common good. It is also the home to Temasek’s non-profit entities; Temasek Trust, Temasek Foundation and Stewardship Asia Centre.

+ What areas of Temasek Shophouse are opened to the public?

Members of the public are most welcome to visit our Gallery at Level 1, where our community programs are held. They can also enjoy our outdoor garden, located next to Stamford Canal, and a cuppa at our socially-conscious cafe on the same level.

+ Does Temasek Shophouse accept donations?

Temasek Shophouse does not accept donations. Our purpose is to foster collaboration amongst change makers, catalyse advancements in sustainability and community, and champion different models of philosophy.

+ What volunteer opportunities are associated with Temasek Shophouse?

There may be relevant opportunities from time to time depending on our activites in the Temasek Shophouse. Contact us and we would love to discuss opportunities in this area.

+ Is my organisation eligible to receive funding through Temasek Shophouse?

Temasek Shophouse does not provide funding for organisations. Instead of receiving applications for support, we work in partnership with organisations with complementary expertise, resources or networks.

+ Is my organisation eligible to hold an event at Temasek Shophouse?

Temasek Shophouse provides event spaces for our co-working partners, as well as to non-profit and other partner organizations that align with our principle of programming in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and Temasek’s Vision of ABC World.


We regret that the space is not available for:

  • Commercial events/activities
  • Non-charitable/private events such as weddings or birthday parties
+ How do I book an event space at Level 1 Gallery?

Please get in touch with us to book an event space.

Our staff will review the e-mail request and inform you of eligibility and availability.

+ How far in advance can I book an event?

For non-profit organizations and social cause-related events, booking is available six months in advance.

+ What time can I host an event?

Regular event hours are Monday–Friday from 9:00 am – 8:00 pm. Subjected to management review, events are permitted outside of these hours but may incur extra fees for staffing and building services. On weekends, the event hours are from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm.

+ Are there fees for using an event space?

Usage of the space is subjected to management review based on how the use of the space aligns with the principles of our programming as well as the resources needed for the type of event.
Please get in touch with us to discuss on case by case basis.

+ What is the capacity of the event space?

Capacities are subjected to the nature and layout requirements of the event.

Please get in touch to discuss in detail.

+ Can I book a meeting room?

We regret that the use of meeting rooms are restricted for the usage of staff and co-working partners of Temasek Shophouse only.

+ How can I apply for a co-working space? Do I have to pay for it?

We welcome like-minded social enterprises and non-profit organizations to join us as co-working partners at Temasek Shophouse.

Please get in touch with us to explore opportunities in this area.