Activities

The Order maintains a year-round program of activities to carry out the objectives of the organization on a national and regional or chapter level in keeping with the teachings and examples of the National hero; to wit:

To study and spread the teachings of Rizal;

To organize and to hold annual programs in honor of Rizal such as June 19 (birth anniversary) and December 30 commemorating his martyrdorn;

To hold piograms, ‘ convocations, seminars, training institutes in schools and universities;

To hold oratorical and essay contests among students and private citizens;

To organize institutional chapters from the elementary to’ the college level under the auspices of the local chapter;

To help organize auxiliary units composed of women civic leaders who may. function as counterpart organizations of the local chapter;

To solicit and donate books, writings and- other reading materials by and about -the national hero to libraries and other reading centers;

To sponsor ‘contesi and give awards to outstanding citizens for outstanding achievements in the arts and sciences, the professions, industry, agriculture Thd the promotion of international understanding.

To erect, if there be none, ‘a monument, marker or bust of Rizal within the proper vicinity or locality,

To sponsor literary contests on poetry, essays and characters in Rizal’s novels; within the context

To participate and discuss public issues of Riza I’s philosophy and ideals which will promote unity, freedom and peace with justice; and

Any other such activity or project which will in one way of another lead to the development and perpetuation of the sublime memory of our national hero.