The Philippine Red Cross on IVDWritten by Cristina
The Philippine Red Cross - Rizal Chapter is one of the premiere Red Cross Chapter in the Philippines. It covers the Province of Rizal and Cities of Antipolo, Makati, Mandaluyong Marikina, San Juan, Pasig - Pateros, Paranaque, Muntinlupa, Taguig and Las Pinas. As part of its annual celebration of the International Volunteers Day, the PRC - Rizal will be holding the 2013 Thanksgiving & Prestige Volunteers Recognition Ceremony on December 17, 2013 at Mauway Gymnasium, Mandaluyogng City. The event aims to recognize the selfless efforts and dedication of our dear volunteers who contributed in the attainment of the Red Cross' mission to alleviate human suffering and deliver its humanitarian services closer to the community and the most vulnerable. The Recognition Ceremony will convene more than a thousand of community volunteers within the Rizal Chapter's jurisdiction who rendered their time and energy helping the organization in carrying out various projects and activities under its Blood Services, Safety Services, Disaster Management Services, Health Services, Social Services and the Red Cross Youth. Through this undertaking, the PRC - Rizal Chapter hopes to celebrate the heroic acts of the people who serve as the agents of change and contribute in preserving human dignity, promoting global peace and sustainable development, thus allowing the Rizal Red Cross Chapter to live by its mantra - always first, always ready, always there. Happy IVD 2013!