A social worker by training, Vanessa Tan is also an author and speaker. Since 2010, she has helped non-profit organizations create innovative integrated communications and fundraising strategies. Vanessa has been actively involved in volunteering and fundraising for 20 years. She marries her training and experiences as a former Child Protection Officer with entrepreneurial skills to set up Gift of Grace Foundation in 2017. Her contribution in the area of children, world peace and human rights has earned her a JCI Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World (Singapore) Award in 2015.