Home Team celebrates volunteerism

The Home Team held its first inaugural Home Team Volunteers Day yesterday at the HomeTeamNS @ Bukit Batok Clubhouse.

Chairman of the Home Team Volunteers Network Assoc Prof Ho Peng Kee launched the event by unveiling the Home Team Volunteers Logo.

The event was held in the spirit of the upcoming UN International Volunteers Day on Dec 5, which is a day set aside to acknowledge the work of volunteers worldwide, as well as to encourage volunteerism.

Volunteers and their family members enjoyed a day of games and activities to celebrate their dedication and contributions.

The formation of the Volunteers Network was announced on July 15 by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs, Mr Teo Chee Hean at the Home Team Convention 2011.

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