PNVSCA Honors Women Volunteer Leaders

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 Written by: Carleen D. Salas “I firmly believe you never should spend your time being the former anything.”-Condoleezza Rice According to the Philippine Commission on Women, 2021 National Women’s Month Celebration serves as a tribute, platform and a call to action that highlights the extraordinary roles of ordinary Juanas in the society as trailblazers continue reading : PNVSCA Honors Women Volunteer Leaders

Passion for Volunteerism thrives amidst the Pandemic

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BalikaBayanihan Campaign Set in Motion in Central Luzon

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 Written by: Kenneth C. Siruelo In its pursuit to address the plight of displaced Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in Central Luzon brought about by COVID-19, the Central Luzon Subcommittee on Migration and Development (SMD) held its first meeting last 21 January 2021 to discuss its Work Program and learn about the BalikaBayanihan Campaign (BC).  In continue reading : BalikaBayanihan Campaign Set in Motion in Central Luzon

AUSTRALIAN VOLUNTEERS PROGRAM WEBINAR: Sharing Knowledge, Insights and Experiences on Inclusive Special Education

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 The Australian Volunteers Program in the Philippines hosted a webinar on 30 October 2020 to highlight the contributions of Australian volunteers in providing alternative views on education for children with special educational needs and disabilities. The Sharing Knowledge, Insights, and Experiences on Inclusive Special Education webinar helped identify good practices that can be scaled continue reading : AUSTRALIAN VOLUNTEERS PROGRAM WEBINAR: Sharing Knowledge, Insights and Experiences on Inclusive Special Education

PNVSCA Convenes the Third Batch of LGU Volunteerism Focal Persons

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 Attended by a total of 79 participants composed of Volunteerism Focal Persons (VFPs) and technical staff from 48 local government units (LGUs), four (4) National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Regional Offices, and five (5) Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Regional Offices, the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) facilitated continue reading : PNVSCA Convenes the Third Batch of LGU Volunteerism Focal Persons

PNVSCA Convenes First Batch of LGU Volunteerism Focal Persons Coordination Meeting

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 Aimed at increasing the awareness and appreciation on the importance of volunteerism as a cross-cutting strategy and as a tool to achieve local and national development goals, the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) convened more than 110 Volunteerism Focal Persons (VFPs) and technical staff from 76 LGUs across the country in a continue reading : PNVSCA Convenes First Batch of LGU Volunteerism Focal Persons Coordination Meeting

Going Beyond Classrooms: Teachers as Volunteers

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 “A good teacher is like a candle. It consumes itself to light the way for others.” – Mustafa Kemal Ataturk As the nation celebrates and honors this month the contribution of our teachers in developing globally-minded citizens, nurturing families, strengthening communities, and building the nation, PNVSCA once again shares the inspiring stories of two (2) continue reading : Going Beyond Classrooms: Teachers as Volunteers

LGUs Battle COVID-19 through Volunteerism

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 As the country continues in its fight against COVID-19, the Local Government Units (LGUs) face the daunting task of addressing its impact, especially since they take the lead in fighting the pandemic. And many LGUs have proven and continue to prove that they are indeed ready to face their huge opponent, as they are continue reading : LGUs Battle COVID-19 through Volunteerism

HEIs share best Volunteer Practices in response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 In recognition of the important role of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) at this time of COVID-19 Pandemic, the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) hosted a webinar entitled, “Responding to the Challenges of the Pandemic through Volunteerism: Some Good Practices of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)” on 27 August 2020 via video conference.  The continue reading : HEIs share best Volunteer Practices in response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Balikabayanihan Campaign – Call for Support

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0LinkedIn0Print0Email0 We are calling on individuals and organizations to support the BalikaBayanihan Campaign and help in the reintegration of OFWs. Visit https://www.balikabayanihan.org/ for more info.