The SOCSARGEN Peace Network Inc. (SPNI) in partnership with 1002nd Infantry Battalion conducted “Operation Tuli” last April 17, 2013 in Sts. Peter & Paul Parish Compound, Lagao General Santos City.
Seventy five children benefited from this activity. Tuli or circumcision is a common activity held every summer. According to Anna Liza B. Delgado RN, the nurse of the military ward in 1002nd IB, their team is always present in every circumcision activities during summer. Various organizations such as SPNI collaborate with them in bringing the basic social services to the people.
Fr. Angel Bueanavides, the convener of SPNI, leads the activity. He encourages the kids to be tough and brave. He consoles some of the children who are afraid in this passage of rite to manhood.
The HABI Volunteer Group and the Tri-youth movement are also present from the activity. They assist the military and nurses who perform the circumcision. The HABI volunteers also help Fr. Angel facilitate the activity.
“Operation Tuli” is another successful activity initiated by SOCSARGEN Peace Network Inc.
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