For his commitment to scouting, this Mindanaon politiko received one of the highest award given to a member of the Boy Scout of the Philippines (BSP).
The BSP awarded the “Gold Tamaraw” award to Misamis Oriental Vice Gov. Joey Pelaez during its annual national council meeting in Tagbilaran, Bohol.
The gold award is awarded for his “distinguished service to scouting especially in serving in regional, national or international activities.”
He is BSP’s deputy international commissioner and the former council chair of BSP’s chapter in Misamis Oriental.
As the adage goes, Boy Scout laging handa! Vice Gov. Pelaez should also be always ready to serve his constituents.