The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) in cooperation with the National Economic and Development Authority will hold a Regional Symposium on Volunteerism on July 15, 2010; 8:00am-5:00pm at Pearlmont Inn, Limketkai Drive, Cagayan de Oro City.

The symposium is part of a nationwide advocacy on volunteerism, as mandated in Republic Act (RA 9418), otherwise known as the “Volunteer Act of 2007,” institutionalizing volunteerism as a strategy for national development and international cooperation.

The forum highlights include presentations on: a) Volunteering for Rural Development; The Volunteers Act of 2007 (RA 9418); b) The National Volunteer Service Program in the Philippines; and c) Volunteering Experience in Region X, among others.

Other salient activities include a focus group discussion (FGD) and sharing of outputs among various stakeholders in the region to enhance volunteerism.

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