Grab Unveils US$275-M GrabForGood Fund to Benefit Partners and SEA Communities

● Grab plans to create endowment fund with initial funding of US$275 million in cash and
Grab shares, including US$25 million personal pledge in Grab shares from Co-founders
and President of Grab
● Reflects and furthers Grab’s long-term commitment to uplift people in Southeast Asia
● First fund initiative will provide Covid-19 vaccine support for Grab partners, followed by
grants and financial support for long-term social and environmental impact benefiting
communities across Southeast Asia

Media Release:

SINGAPORE — Grab Holdings has unveiled on April 8, 2021 plans for the GrabForGood Fund that seeks to support
programs that will have lasting impact on the quality of life for its driver-, delivery- and merchant-partners, and the
broader community of Southeast Asia.

Grab will seed the fund with US$50 million in cash and US$200 million in expected value of Grab shares. In
addition, Grab Group CEO and Co-Founder Anthony Tan, Co-Founder Tan Hooi Ling and President Ming Maa have
pledged a combined US$25 million in personal contribution of Grab shares (expected value). This brings the total
initial fund size to US$275 million, based on today’s value expectations.

“Since our founding, Grab has been dedicated to our mission of creating economic empowerment for everyone in
Southeast Asia. The GrabForGood Fund will be a key pillar of our efforts to uplift Grab partners and our broader
community, and represents a meaningful next step in our long-term commitment to Southeast Asia,” said Tan.

“The GrabForGood Fund will commence immediate work on meeting the urgent need for Covid-19 vaccines, where it’s not easily available. Over time, we’re planning to introduce other programs that will provide the
foundation for social and economic mobility, and give more people access to opportunities to upgrade and improve
their lives. Our aspiration is to create lasting positive impact in every country we operate in.”

The Fund will support a mix of programs aimed at delivering long-term social and environmental impact, including
in areas such as education, financial support for underserved communities, and environmental issues. A “Fund
Advisory Board” will be formed to give Grab partners and the broader Southeast Asia community strong
representation in providing feedback and recommendations over how the funds will be spent.

Near Term Initiative: Up to US$20 million to provide free Covid-19 vaccination for Grab partners

Covid-19 has impacted livelihoods across Southeast Asia. As an immediate commitment, Grab has allocated up to
US$20 million in cash from the fund to fully subsidize the cost of Covid-19 vaccines and vaccine administration of
eligible 1 driver- and delivery-partners who are not covered by a national vaccination program. This is in response to the findings from February 2021 survey which found that 2, an average of 92% of Grab users continue to be worried with the Covid-19 situation.

Grab has started sourcing for vaccines, and will look into setting up vaccine centers to inoculate eligible partners

Grants and financial support for longer-term social and environmental impact

Structured as an endowment to ensure the Fund’s long-term sustainability, the GrabForGood Fund will start to support other initiatives after it exceeds a certain targeted value. While more details will be determined and disclosed over time in partnership with the Fund Advisory Board, anticipated areas of support include:

For Grab partners:

GrabInsure Subsidy: Based on a May 2020 survey, the insurance ownership rate amongst Grab partners is
low at an average of 13%3, with affordability of premiums being the main barrier to purchasing insurance.
Grab plans to tailor a GrabInsure program to enable Grab partners to purchase insurance products at
discounted rates. The range of insurance products could include life, critical illness, family-member insurance
coverage and investment insurance products, and will be customized to the needs of our partners in each
country. This is on top of existing region-wide complimentary insurance coverage (Grab Personal Accident
Program) that covers all driver- and delivery-partners in event of accidents or death while in service on the
Grab platform, subject to the terms and conditions of such coverage.
Education Scholarships: Merit-based financial aid for the most underserved of the Grab-affiliated community
● Financial Aid to Persons with Disabilities (PWD): Financial aid for PWDs to gain mobility and access to
income by funding car/bike modifications, driving school fees and necessary hardware such as wheelchairs
and hearing aids to enable their use of Grab’s platform for income creation opportunities.
For broader community in Southeast Asia:
Financial and Digital Literacy Programs: Partnerships with financial/educational institutions to provide
educational content and co-develop tools to improve digital access, productivity and financial standing.
● Climate Change Resiliency: Grants or incentives towards low- or zero-emission technology and waste
reduction solutions, addressing climate change and waste pollution respectively.
Catastrophic Relief: Financial aid support for vulnerable groups to rebuild lives in the event of natural

Creation of the The GrabForGood Fund is a significant milestone building on the success of many existing Grab initiatives to empower Southeast Asia, such as the Small Business Booster Program which helps small businesses
to digitalize, and upskilling programs for Grab partners through free access to Microsoft’s e-learning digital literacy
modules via the Grab driver app.

Grab plans to ensure the GrabForGood Fund will maintain structures and policies that comply with local laws,
regulations and compliance requirements. (/)


1 Driver- and delivery-partners who have completed a ride or delivery on the platform within three months prior to administration of the Covid-19 vaccine, and are in good standing based on Grab’s Code of Conduct at the time of receiving the Covid-19 vaccine, are eligible for Grab’s vaccine program.

2 Grab in-app survey, February 2021

3 Grab insurance survey, May 2020. Excludes insurance from national schemes

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