VIDES Volunteers' Summit 2020: A Big Success!

We had a blast at the 2020 Volunteers' Summit!
Thank you to the 117 attendees who made the event enriching and engaging.
Grazie mille, Sr Annecie Audate FMA, VIDES Internazionale Director General, for gracing the event and for taking time to hear the ideas and hopes for the future of our volunteers, especially the youth. Thank you for teaching us a fun song.
Our gratitude also goes out to Ms Joeanne Marie Jomalesa for sharing her expertise on Mental Health and Psychological First Aid. We've learned a lot from the discussions. Thank you for urging us to be mental health advocates.
We are also grateful to the VIDES BOD members and staff who explained the programs of our organization and shared their inspiring journey as VIDES volunteers.
Thank you, Sr Mabel Pilar FMA, Provincial Superior, for your constant support to the VIDES Pinoy family.
Salamat po, Sr Mel David FMA, for being the wind beneath our wings for this event.
Grazie mille, Sr Jojo Carrasco FMA, and DBS Sta Mesa for allowing us to use the school facility.
A big thanks to everyone who attended the event and to the people who worked hard to make sure that the Volunteers' Summit would be a resounding success.


VIDES Volunteers' Summit 2020

VIDES Philippines will hold a Volunteers' Summit with the theme "Be Engaged. Be Involved." this Satuday, February 8, 2020.

Learn about volunteering opportunities in the Philippines and other countries, meet local and foreign volunteers, and participate in the discussion on the issues that affect the youth and how to help address the same.

Keynote speaker is Sr Annecie Audate FMA, the Director General of VIDES Internazionale.

A licensed psychologist will talk about Mental Health and Psychological First Aid.

Selected VIDES volunteers sent to Geneva, Switzerland and Italy to render internship and participate in international conventions and United Nations Side Events shall also share their experiences.

Free snacks and simple lunch will be served!

For more information and to confirm your attendance, please contact Ms. Amy Suzara at 0915-9094723. You also sign up at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vides-volunteerssummit-tickets-92520361893

See you there!

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