PCG - PCGA CORNER
102ND AUX SQUADRON PRESENTS DONATED VACCINES TO PHILIPPINE COAST GUARD
BY AUX COMMO MANNY VELANTE
MANILA, Philippines — The 102nd Auxiliary Squadron, in collaboration with its generous partners. QUISUMBING TORRES LAW OFFICE, CENTRAL AZUCARERA DE TARLAC, and the INTEGRATED BAR OF THE PHILIPPINES - Makati Chapter turned over to Coast Guard District National Capital Region - Central Luzon (CGNCR-CL) 800+ Moderna vaccine vials as part of the squadron's BOOST THE TROOPS program.
The donation was given to provide booster shots to all our Coast Guard frontliners currently assigned with the Bayanihan for Returning Overseas Filipinos (B.R.O.F.) stationed at Terminals 1, 2, and 3 in Manila.
Other commands are also expected to benefit from the donation which includes the administration of the vaccine by authorized clinics that can issue certificates of vaccinations.
The donation was received by no less than the CDNCR-CL District Commander. CG COMMO HOSTILO E. CORNELIO in a simple yet meaningful ceremony held at The Manila Polo Club.
Present on behalf of the 102nd Auxiliary Squadron were AUX COMMO EMMANUEL T. VELANTE, AUX CDR GIL ROBERTO L. ZERRUDO, and future officer DR. KHLAIRE PIOQUINTO - DOBLE.
Incidentally, another batch of 600 vaccine booster shots will be rolled out by the 102nd Auxiliary Squadron to benefit the men and women of the PCGA in CGADNCR-CL.
This initiative will be coordinated with the Director Auxiliary District AUX COMMO JOY C. PUNO and the district's medical team headed by AUX CAPT NICOLE LOURDES B DE LA CRUZ and AUX CDR JASON T JUNIO.
Leading the charge for the vaccine rollout and the corresponding deployment of 102nd squadron personnel is AUX LCDR LAURENCE DE CASTRO, Deputy Cheif of Staff - MCOMREL.
ONWARD WE GO PCGA
TO THE VERY END, 102nd.