DENR-I receives recognition for supporting blood donation cause


DENR-I receives recognition for supporting blood donation cause


San Fernando City, LA UNION- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Region-I (DENR-I) was awarded by the Philippine Red Cross, La Union-San Fernando City Chapter, with Certificate of Recognition in support to the Voluntary Blood Donation Program. The awarding and recognition ceremonies was held at the Diego Silang Hall, Provincial Capitol, San Fernando City, La Union last July 23, 2019.

DENR-I Assistant Regional Director for Management Services Leduina S. Co received the award from National Blood Services Director, Dr. Christie Monina M. Nalupta. (3rd from right first)

The month of July has been declared as the “Blood Donors Month” by former President Fidel V. Ramos as per Presidential Proclamation No. 1021 signed on June 9, 1997. The whole month of July encourages all Filipino men and women to the altruistic cause of blood donation and the time to acknowledge our blood donors of their noble act of saving lives through their gift of life saving blood.(MSA, RPAO)