The DENR-Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) – Region I headed by Regional Director, Engr. Maria Dorica Naz-Hipe, received a certificate of recognition from the Philippine Red Cross (PRC)- La Union Chapter in recognition of EMB-Region I’s unwavering support to the voluntary blood donation program of the PRC during the Awarding and Recognition Ceremony in celebration of the National Blood Donors Month on July 27, 2022 at the Rosebowl Restaurant, Pagdalagan Sur, Bauang, La Union.

On behalf of Regional Director Hipe, EMB-I Finance and Administrative Division Chief, Engr. Remedios A. Jimenez, received the said certificate of recognition and tokens from PRC La Union Chapter Board Chairman Director Eduardo Regala, Director Charry Nisce, Director Aida Juloya, Director Hazel A Balbido M.D., Director Justo Orros III and Chapter Administrator Ms. Almira Abrazado.

Engr. Jimenez also signed the Pledge of Commitment on Regional Director Hipe’s behalf to sustain EMB-Region I’s support to PRC’s mission of saving lives through voluntary non-remunerated blood donation.

Environmental Management Specialist II and EMB-I Health and Wellness Officer Nestor C. Bambalan Jr. also witnessed the said awarding ceremony.