The Humanitarian Institution will receive 7,200 euros per year, with the participation of volunteer Red Cross Sewer teams in a total of 19 events organized by the Consistory in the municipality, including the patron saint festivities, Holy Week, Carnival, Parade of Kings, as well as various events Police, sports and cultural
The Red Cross volunteer relief and emergency team in Alcantarilla municipality has 35 members, including doctors, nurses, emergency technicians and drivers, among others.
In the morning of today, in the Alcantarilla City Hall, the mayor, Joaquín Buendía, has signed a collaboration agreement with the Spanish Red Cross, through its president in Alcantarilla, Manuel Pacheco Gómez, the same have also been present the president And secretary of the Red Cross, Faustino Herrero and Miguel Navarrete.
The humanitarian institution will take care of the coverage in events organized by our consistory that have a foreseeable risk for the people who participate.
On behalf of the City Council were also present the Councilor for Sports and Youth, Antonio Martinez, as well as the Local Police chiefs, Alfonso Garcia, Civil Protection, José Ginés Riquelme and Sports, Vicente Morales.
Specifically, in the agreement signed, the charitable organization will receive 7,200 euros per year to cover the costs of this collaboration, such as mechanical maintenance of vehicles, fuel, labor costs, maintenance, cleaning, equipment amortization, etc.
For its part, Cruz Roja undertakes to cover a total of 19 events with a foreseeable risk through its team of Red Cross Relief and Emergency in the municipality of Alcantarilla, which consists of 35 members among doctors, nurses, emergency technicians and As drivers, among others, having a basic health-care transport vehicle for the development of their functions.
Likewise, the Red Cross is also committed to putting at the disposal of the council all its capabilities to collaborate in minimizing the effects of emergencies, alleviating human suffering, protecting health and the environment.
In this sense, a joint protocol will be established between the two entities to provide coverage in the municipality, including the Red Cross in emergency plans.
Mayor Alcantarilla, Joaquín Buendía, has had words of thanks and congratulations "for the constant work of collaboration and service for others that from the Red Cross is carried out in our city, regional and world level. Is designed a framework of actions in more than 19 events held in our municipality, including the patron saint festivities, Holy Week, Carnival, Kings Parade, as well as various sports and cultural events, as well as the Local Police or Civil Protection itself " , Which has highlighted the collaboration that Cruz Roja Alcantarilla is maintaining with such Civil Protection Volunteers, as well as with the Local Police Corps. "
Buendía said that "institutions such as the Red Cross deserve all our support and social recognition for the excellent work they do and are even more evident in years of difficulties such as those we have experienced, where collaboration has been provided, with agreements Economic or without them ".
Source: Ayuntamiento de Alcantarilla