HNU AND SMART COMMUNICATIONS, INC. CONDUCT OUTREACH ACTIVITY
Last August 28, 2010, SMART COMMUNICATIONS, INC. in partnership with Holy Name University-CEDev, conducted a mangrove planting at Tubig Daku, Taloto District, Tagbilaran City in coordination with the Local Government Unit of Taloto and with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).
The activity was joined by the Civil Engineering students from the College of Engineering, headed by Engr. Marilou Uy and Engr. Virgie Madanguit; volunteers from different campus organizations from the JPIA; Neo-Psych Society; and the Diwanag Dancers. The personnel and some engineers from SMART Communications also joined the activity together with some local officials and Purok Health Workers of Barangay Taloto.
A representative from the City Environment and Natural Resources Office gave a short briefing and also supervised the planting. The personnel from the local DENR office was the one who designated the planting area with a Memorandum Of Agreement between HNU, the LGU of Taloto and with DENR.
A total of 9000 propagules were planted by the group which started at around 7:30 in the morning.
SMART COMMUNICATIONS, INC provided the propagules and the snacks for the participants.