Tallado hails Jose Panganiban councilor for bagging outstanding volunteer award
Camarines Norte Rep. Josie Tallado has lauded Jose Panganiban councilor Artemio Andaya for being named as an outstanding volunteer.
The awarding ceremony was held on December 12 at Novotel Manila in Cubao, Quezon City.
“This Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV) is the centerpiece activity of the National Volunteer Month (NVM) which is observed every December pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 55, s. 1998,” Tallado shared.
“This is the strategy of the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) to undertake advocacy for the promotion of volunteerism as a tool for development as mandated by Republic Act No. 9418 or the Volunteer Act of 2007,” she added.
Sh added: “The Search for Outstanding Volunteers aims to identify and recognize outstanding Filipino volunteers and their exemplary performance and achievements in empowering communities and promoting volunteerism as a way of life, contributory to nation-building.”