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MIMAROPA Regional Development Stakeholders Implement RDC Resolution No. 2023-083-1195 on ‘Volunteerism as a Development Strategy’

Written by: Carleen D. Salas From 29 April to 3 May 2024, PNVSCA visited various agencies and offices across Oriental Mindoro to monitor the implementation of RDC Resolution No. 2023-083-1195, entitled “Enjoining The Local Government Units, Regional Line Agencies, And State Universities And Colleges To Institutionalize Volunteerism As A Development Strategy In The Mimaropa Region.” continue reading : MIMAROPA Regional Development Stakeholders Implement RDC Resolution No. 2023-083-1195 on ‘Volunteerism as a Development Strategy’

A New Wave of Service: PNVSCA and Pangasinan State University Join Hands to Strengthen Volunteerism

Written by: Carleen D. Salas and Kenneth C. Siruelo In a significant effort to promote volunteerism, the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) and Pangasinan State University (PSU), through its Research, Extension, and Innovation (REI) Division, have joined hands to serve the community. On May 14, 2024, they spearheaded a workshop-seminar focused on the continue reading : A New Wave of Service: PNVSCA and Pangasinan State University Join Hands to Strengthen Volunteerism

Batangas Province Pushes for Youth Volunteering

Written by: Claire S. Pantoja The Batangas Youth Camp, held from 10-12 May 2024, at the South Peak Garden and Events Place, Batangas City brought together 52 young participants from across the province fora weekend of learning and development. Organized by the Provincial Assistance for Community, Public Employment, Youth, and Sports Development Office, the event continue reading : Batangas Province Pushes for Youth Volunteering

PNVSCA Addresses PSNEI Convention; Inks Partnership Agreements with Three More HEIs in Baguio City

Written by: Kenneth C. Siruelo The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) played a pivotal role in the 18th National Congress of the Philippine Society of NSTP Educators and Implementers, Inc. (PSNEI) held from May 8-10, 2024, in Baguio City. The event was a significant gathering with 426 participants composed of National Service Training continue reading : PNVSCA Addresses PSNEI Convention; Inks Partnership Agreements with Three More HEIs in Baguio City

PNVSCA Participates in the Project Development and Management Training Workshop for USPC Batch 280

Written by: Raymart V. Maruquez As a long-time partner of the United States Peace Corps (USPC) Philippines in implementing its volunteer service program, PNVSCA once again joined USPC in the conduct of Project Development and Management (PDM) Training Workshop for Batch 280 on 08-10 May 2024 at the Ciudad Cristhia 9 Waves Resort in Antipolo continue reading : PNVSCA Participates in the Project Development and Management Training Workshop for USPC Batch 280

3 LGUs and 3 Academic Institutions receive international volunteer assistance

Written by: Alyssa Villa In a significant stride towards fostering international cooperation, cultural understanding, and service learning, the United States Peace Corps (USPC ) Response Program and the Australian Volunteers Program (AVP) conducted turn-over ceremonies celebrating the service commitment of their volunteers and signifying the formal commencement of the volunteers’ assistance and assignments with local continue reading : 3 LGUs and 3 Academic Institutions receive international volunteer assistance

PNVSCA tightens partnership with Higher Education Institutions to promote volunteerism in the academe

Written by: Jeffrey N. Almazan In a bid to mainstream volunteerism in the academe, the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) has entered into Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), conducted action planning sessions and a series of meetings (exploratory and follow-ups) with Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in the Cordillera Administrative Region, Cagayan Valley Region, Bicol continue reading : PNVSCA tightens partnership with Higher Education Institutions to promote volunteerism in the academe

PNVSCA Facilitates Volunteerism Forum in the Provinces of Benguet and Sorsogon

Written by: Fely M. Baday and Ela Victoria F. Sarmago PNVSCA’s commitment to intensify its advocacy for the adoption of volunteerism as a development strategy by all government agencies at the national, subnational and local government levels brought them to different parts of the country to facilitate the conduct of provincial volunteerism forums.  In the continue reading : PNVSCA Facilitates Volunteerism Forum in the Provinces of Benguet and Sorsogon

10 LGUs in Northern and South Luzon Commit to Providing a Conducive Environment for Volunteerism

Written by: Anthony Bagano Jr. and Alyssa Marie Villa In achieving national development and fostering international cooperation, the government assumes a crucial role in nurturing an enabling and supportive environment for volunteer engagements. This is accomplished through the establishment of policy frameworks, allocation of resources, capacity building, fostering collaborative partnerships with stakeholders, and recognizing the continue reading : 10 LGUs in Northern and South Luzon Commit to Providing a Conducive Environment for Volunteerism

PNVSCA Tracks Search for Outstanding Women Volunteer Awardees

Written by: Alyssa Marie A. Villa, Fely M. Baday and Anthony Bagano Jr. The Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV), the centerpiece activity of the National Volunteer Month (NVM), aims to identify and recognize outstanding Filipino volunteers and volunteer organizations for their exemplary performance and achievements in empowering communities and promoting volunteerism as a way of continue reading : PNVSCA Tracks Search for Outstanding Women Volunteer Awardees