For the sincere efforts he put in organizing the DanDan Neighborhood Watch Task Force, POI Aviation GM Frank Camacho was duly recognized as the recipient of the 2009 Tan Holdings Volunteer of the Year Award.
The award, presented during the Tan Holdings Christmas party at the Susupe Beach Park in December 2009, aimed to distinguish individuals who prioritize community involvement activities for the common good.
Camacho was given a special plaque of recognition. He was also entitled to a cash prize worth $400.
As a rule, the cash prize received by the awardee is to be pledged to an organization which can put the money to good use. Camacho chose the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Camacho pledged half of his cash prize to the Make-A-Wish Foundation because he feels that the organization has a notable cause, which is to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.
Asked on his sentiments about receiving the Tan Holdings Volunteer of the Year Award for 2009, Camacho shares that he is deeply gratifies. He says the award also encouraged him to commit himself further to the community.