PIA Press Release
Tuesday, January 03, 2012
PRC-Laguna chapter to hold 14th chapter biennial conventionSANTA CRUZ, Laguna, Jan. 3 (PIA) -- The Philippine Red Cross Laguna Chapter will hold its 14th chapter biennial convention on January 10 at the provincial cultural center of Laguna with the theme “Red Cross 143 in the Heart of Every Volunteer.”
The event will be highlighted with the election of the 10 members of the board of directors and recognition of volunteers, sponsors, partners and donors who significantly contributed to the status attained by the PRC-Laguna Chapter today as the premier humanitarian organization in the country as well as in the province of Laguna.
PRC Governor Juan Miguel Zubiri as guest speaker is expected to give message to the participant-volunteers from all the PRC chapters in the province.
Red Cross 143 was created to strengthen the PRC at the grassroots level. It involves the recruitment, training and mobilization of 43 volunteers (25 blood donors, 9 disaster response team members and 9 community health and welfare members) in every barangay. (Frank Gray M. Sorromero, PRC-Laguna/ACO, PIA-Laguna)