𝐑𝐄𝐁𝐔𝐈𝐋𝐃, 𝐑𝐄𝐍𝐄𝐖, 𝐑𝐄𝐈𝐍𝐕𝐄𝐍𝐓: 𝐏𝐌𝐎 𝐒𝐔𝐑𝐈𝐆𝐀𝐎 @ 𝟒𝟓𝐓𝐇 𝐀𝐍𝐍𝐈𝐕𝐄𝐑𝐒𝐀𝐑𝐘
The Port Management Office (PMO) of Surigao celebrated its 45th Founding anniversary through week-long fun and memorable activities for its personnel held from 25 July until 01 August 2022.
Setting the mood for the celebration was a mind-tickling Pop-up Trivia Game conducted virtually participated in by all PMO Surigao personnel.
Meanwhile, to further rebuild camaraderie through friendly competition, the personnel were also grouped into two (2) teams and competed in several team sports like volleyball and basketball including Filipino games such as patintero and the likes.
On the 4th day of the celebration, the PMO together with the different port stakeholders conducted a tree-planting activity wherein 500 seedlings of native hardwood species were sowed at Ipil Peak. This is likewise a manifestation of support for the government’s campaign to promote a greener environment.
An outreach program, through the collaborative efforts and donations from employees and port stakeholders of Surigao Port Community, was also held for schoolers of dockworkers as beneficiaries, receiving school supplies in time for the opening of classes under a new school year.
On 01 August, a solemn Thanksgiving Mass was held at the PMO lobby, renewing their confidence and faith in the success that the PMO will attain in the years to come. It was followed by a parade-cum-cheer dance competition.
The week-long celebration was culminated with the awarding of recognition to exemplary employees for their loyalty and service to PPA during their gala night.
For forty-five years, PMO Surigao progressively reinvented the port services it offered to sea-traveling passengers, tourists, the port community and stakeholders, and its employees, in line with its untiring efforts to continuously cope and keep up with the changes of time.