Reigning Miss Earth 2015, Angelia Ong, is set to attend the change of command ceremony of the Civil Relations Service, Armed Forces of the Philippines (CRSAFP) on March 30, 2016 at Camp Aguinaldo. COL Edgard Arevalo (GSC) PN(M) will take over as the CRSAFP Commander.
Miss Ong has been closely partnering with the CRSAFP through the Race to One Million Seedlings (R1MS), a project that aims to alleviate the effects of climate change, spearheaded by the 7th Civil Relations Group (7CRG). As an advocate for environmental protection and conservation, Miss Earth has since then actively participating in the activities of the CRS.
As she mentioned before, “[Miss Earth] is more than just a beauty pageant, we want to get your attention and once we get it, we want you to listen” which notes the 5Rs they promote—Rethink, Reuse, Reduce, Recycle, and Respect.