Leaders’ Connect Webinar Series: National Heroes Day Celebration (Philippines)

The Youth and Students for Peace – Pilipinas, in partnership with the World Collegiate Association for the Research of Principles – Philippines, conducted the Leaders’ Connect Webinar Series in commemoration for the celebration of Philippine National Heroes Day last August 31, 2020 (4:30 PM – 6:00 PM) thru Facebook and YouTube LIVE | via ZOOM with 70 participants.

The online program’s theme, FRONTLINERS: Makabagong Bayani, aimed to give honor to all fallen and living heroes who have sacrificed for the sake of the nation. The Philippines, especially our front liners whom we considered as our modern heroes which continuously put their lives on the line to save the Filipino people in this time of the pandemic.


The main presenter, Dr. Edgar Tanate, highlighted in his presentation the importance of patriotism and the love of country, which our young people should develop just like our fallen heroes who have died for the sake of the country.

The online program was concluded with a song by one of the WCARP Chapter leader Ms. Pauline Martinez entitled “May Pag Asa” to show that amidst the situation that we are facing, there is still hope.