PSA-ARMM celebrates 2018 Family Day

October 25, 2018News Article Ref No.: NL-ARMM-18-036
PSA-ARMM employees during the Closing Program of the Family Camp Day.

PSA-ARMM celebrated the 2018 Family Day last October 06 to 07, 2018 at London Beach Resort, General Santos City. This was headed by Mr. Razulden A. Mangelen, OIC-Regional Director (RD); Ms. Cayang M. Macud, Chief of Civil Registration and Administrative Support Division (CRASD); Mr. Mahmur H. Sarail, Chief of the Statistical Operations and Coordination Division (SOCD); and Ms. Noraisa E. Nur, Administrative Officer IV/HRMO and PSA-ARMM’s GAD Focal Person.

Almost 100 participants composed of PSA-ARMM employees together with their immediate family members, such as parents, spouse, children, and siblings, joined in this celebration. The team travelled to General Santos City from Cotabato City in convoy of 11 vehicles.

Mr. Esmail A. Nor, Administrative Officer VI and the emcee, officially started the program at around 5:00 PM. In her speech, CRASD Chief Macud thanked OIC-RD Mangelen for his approval on this event and the committees for its success. OIC-RD Mangelen also emphasized that every employee deserves to unwind.

Ms. Nur facilitated a group discussion among the participants to let them share some tips on having a strong family bond and efficient way of resolving family problems. Before dinner, employees and family members joined together in various teambuilding activities facilitated by the secretariat.

On the next day, participants gathered at the venue for Zumba and breakfast. They also participated in more parlor games prepared by the organizers. OIC-RD Mangelen thanked the employees, as well as their families, for making this event successful. The group also travelled back to Cotabato City in convoy.