Search is on for Outstanding COVID-19 Volunteers in the Cordillera

BAGUIO CITY – The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) through NEDA-CAR is now accepting nominations for Outstanding Volunteers this 2021. This year’s Search for Outstanding COVID-19 Volunteers (SOCV) highlights individual volunteers who and organizations that offered their services, skills and resources and made significant contributions in addressing the challenges and unprecedented effects of… Read more »

RDC-CAR lauds outstanding Covid-19 volunteers

BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Regional Development Council recognized the region’s three most outstanding Covid-19 volunteers during the 4th quarter RDC meeting on December 15, 2020, namely: Clemencia Basilio Lapas, Elmer Macalingay and Rizavel Addawe.  The Cordillera Regional Search Committee endorsed Ms. Lapas as CAR’s nominee for the Philippine National Volunteer Services Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA)… Read more »

Outstanding COVID-19 volunteers shortlisted for CAR

BAGUIO CITY – The Regional Steering Committee technical working group on the search for outstanding volunteers led by NEDA-CAR staff shortlisted over sixty submissions for the 2020 National Search for Outstanding Covid-19 volunteers. With the call of the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency for national nominees, NEDA-CAR aims to nominate up to three volunteers… Read more »

CAR Search Committee nominates 5 Outstanding Volunteers

BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Search for Outstanding Volunteers Regional Search Committee evaluated and nominated five outstanding volunteers from the Cordillera to the National Search for Outstanding volunteers. They are: The Cordillera Binnadangan Connection (TCC), Accredited Disaster Risk Volunteers of La Trinidad (ACDV), Bontoc Women Brigade, and the Nursing and Health Development Program (NHDP) for… Read more »

RDC-CAR recognizes PSR’s volunteer efforts for peace

The Cordillera Regional Development Council recently recognized Engr. Andres B. Ngao-i, for his selfless and dedicated volunteer service in promoting peaceful resolution of tribal conflicts in the Province of Kalinga, his advocacy for indigenous peoples’ education, and nurturance of Kalinga culture and practice. Engr. Ngao-i, an RDC-CAR Geographic PSR for Kalinga, was awarded with a… Read more »

PNVSCA and CHED launch Volunteerism Story Writing Contest

To engage the Filipino youth in sharing the contributions of volunteers in different communities across the  country, the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) will conduct a Volunteerism Story Writing Contest open to undergraduate college students who have completed or are currently taking the National Service Training… Read more »

PNVSCA awards 2015’s Outstanding Volunteers

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency will once again recognize the country’s modern-day heroes in the 2015 Search for Outstanding Volunteers Awarding Ceremony on 10 December 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Ortigas Center, Quezon City. PNVSCA will confer the awards to ten outstanding volunteers and volunteer service organizations rigorously selected out of… Read more »

Photo contest showcases volunteerism

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) is encouraging everyone to join the nationwide photo contest that showcases volunteerism in action in the country. The contest is open to all Filipino nationals, 18 years old and above, and currently residing in the Philippines at the time of submission of the entry. Entries shall be… Read more »