Category : Students | Sub Category : Extra-Curricular Activities Posted on 2022-02-21 21:10:50
In its aim to empower vulnerable and marginalized communities, youth in need, development leaders, and young professionals to restore dignity and improve their quality of life, SIPAG or Simula ng Pag-asa, partnered with Catanduanes State University in organizing the Youth Leadership Summit, a 3-day leadership and transformation program which kicked off today, February 21, 2022 at the CatSU Auditorium.
The event was participated by CatSU student leaders headed by Renz Mickenly T. Tanael, FCSC President and Student Regent, Catanduanes Sangguniang kabataan Leaders, and Student organizations such as Elevate Movement Inc. through its #NotAlone program, Christian Values Movement, CCF Tulong Tayo, the Catanduanes Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office, and assisted by the members of the Military in the summit’s mobilization.
The first day was opened through a prayer led by Pastor Alex Daraug, CCF Tulong Tayo Community Relations and was welcomed by CatSU President, Dr. Patrick Alain T. Azanza. SIPAG was introduced by no less than its Director, 2010 Miss Universe 4th Runner Up, Ms. Venus Raj, who was also one of the day’s resource persons. Topics about Vision, Integrity, Path to Success and Servant Leadership were discussed by Mr. Weng Del Rosario, Program Director of #NotAlone, Mr. Mark Ballesteros, and Mr. Bobby Pates Jr., Head of Elevate Metro East Hub.
Included in the topics for the next 2 days are Relationship Goals, Anxiety and Depression, Good Citizenship, Disaster Preparedness, and Love for the Nation.
SIPAG stands for Simula ng Pag-asa, a non-profit, Non-Government Organization with its core values focused on care love for God and family, service to community, respect for human dignity, and adherence to the law. Ms Venus Raj thanked CatSU in its partnership and unwavering support. “We are looking forward to seeing the 200 participants from the student organization of CATSU and the SK leaders all over Catanduanes. We are also excited how this event will encourage and mold our future leaders”, Ms Raj said. #𝐂𝐕𝐞𝐜𝐢𝐥𝐥𝐞𝐬