Octopus8 has been a committed partner of SG Enable for many years, working together to drive social change by prioritising the employment and inclusion of persons with disabilities (PWDs). As a social enterprise and registered member of raiSE, the Singapore Centre for Social Enterprise, Octopus8 has integrated social good into its corporate mission since day one.

The partnership with SG Enable has been instrumental in Octopus8’s journey to become an enabling mark organisation. By collaborating with SG Enable, Octopus8 has provided sustainable employment opportunities for PWDs, offering full-time, part-time, and internship positions over the past five years. This inclusive approach has empowered PWDs and brought mutual benefits to the organisation.

Throughout this partnership, SG Enable has provided invaluable assistance and support, helping Octopus8 navigate the challenges and opportunities of being an inclusive employer. This guidance has been crucial in successfully integrating PWDs into the workforce and fostering a supportive and accessible work environment.

The partnership has also helped Octopus8 align its corporate purpose with its social impact goals. By actively engaging in this collaboration, Octopus8 has demonstrated its commitment to driving positive social change and creating a more inclusive society. The company has benefited by enhancing its reputation as a socially responsible organisation, attracting like-minded employees, and contributing to the overall well-being of the community.