September 23, 2015
Participants from the different government agencies in the Bicol Region participated in CSCRO5’s fund raising activity dubbed, “Groovin’ for PLB“.
Everyone danced their way to fitness via Zumba, led by Certified Zumba Instructor Ma. Cecile Bahillo-Espiritu who is also a Lingkod Bayani from the Land Bank of the Philippines, Legazpi City Branch.
Pamanang Lingkod Bayani (PLB) recognizes public servants who were killed in the line of duty, or those who died while in the performance or the pursuit of their respective functions, duties and responsibilities.
PLB has three (3) components, namely:
- Pamanang Parangal sa Lingkod Bayani – recognized through a posthumous award/citation in the form of plaque signed by the Chairman of the Civil Service Commission.
- Pamanang Lingkod Bayani Iskolarsyip – three immediate family members of the deceased civil servant may avail of scholarship (baccalaureate, masteral or doctoral degree) in any of the 111-member institutions of the Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC). Scholarship shall be in the form of discounts on tuition and school fees (100% for the 1st beneficiary, 75% for the 2nd beneficiary & 50% for the 3rd beneficiary).
- Pondong Pamanang Lingkod Bayani – a one-time financial assistance worth P100,000.
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