PSA-BARMM celebrates 2019 National Family Week

November 15, 2019News Article Ref No.: NL-ARMM-19-044
Employees and family members of PSA-BARMM and PSA-Maguindanao during the 2019 National Family Week.

Philippine Statistics Authority in Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PSA-BARMM), together with PSA-Maguindanao, celebrated the National Family Week last 11 to 12 October 2019 at Elai Resort, Hotel & Recreation Center in Kidapawan City. This was headed by OIC-Regional Director Razulden A. Mangelen and facilitated by Noraisa E. Nur, HRMO of PSA-BARMM.  

This year’s celebration was focused on the theme “Tungo sa Maginhawa, Panatag at Matatag na Pamilyang Pilipino”. It aims to strengthen the Filipino family unity and relationship through meaningful celebration and promotion of Filipino values. This celebration in the region was spearheaded by the Minsitry of Social Services and Development (MSSD).  

About 125 participants composed of employees and their family members joined this celebration. Committees prepared several activities such as parlor games and teambuilding activities for this two-day event. The participants were divided into four groups, namely Blue Team, Green Team, Yellow Team and White Team. These teams contended on Amazing Race, Hula Hoop Challenge, Sack Race, Basketball, Volleyball and Swimming Contest. Winners of the contests and games received prizes. There were also tokens given during the Raffle Draw, as well as give-aways, to the participants.