The term “GUARDIANS” was not chosen arbitrarily. It is an acronym of certain words which best represents the noble ideals of a GUARDIANS. The term is the closest word approximating the ever watchful citizen of the COUNTRY, the FILIPINO PEOPLE, the FAMILY and the BROTHERHOOD itself, thus;
While all members are entitled to privileges, it is incumbent upon them to abide by certain duties, the fulfillment of which would enhance the image of the Organization. Thus, the following are the duties and responsibilities of a responsible and true blooded GUARDIANS member of PGBI.
A Guardians is foremost a Gentlemen.
He/She is expected to be gentle, polite, sincere and refined in his/her manners, talks, acts & interactions with other persons, be they fellow Guardians or not. He/She is expected to be tolerant of others, to admit his/her shortcomings and willingness to receive criticisms and the willingness to reform himself/herself. A Guardians exercises patience and tolerate the opinion of everyone. He/She is respectful to his/her superiors and humble in his/her ways. Arrogance, pride, boastfulness and aloofness are not his/her traits. Profane language is to be avoided
A Guardians must be committed to the country and people.
He/She must be ever ready to protect the sovereign independence of the nation from any kind of treat, whether internal or external and from whatever source. He/She must be ready to fight any force that attempts to enslave the Filipinos or which seeks to destroy the cherished hopes, aspirations and dreams of the Filipino people. Guardians must oppose all acts that are anti-Filipino and must therefore support the leaders who strive to keep the country united and truly free. It is incumbent upon Guardians to cooperate with measures that seek to improve the country whether politically, spiritually, socially or economically.
A Guardian is the servant of the people. (PRO PEOPLE)
He/She must serve the people by rendering rural, community and health services in times of calamities and other disaster. Thus, he/she is to trait everybody with respect and should avoid anything that will scandalize the Organization. He/She sees to it that nothing will destroy the rapport and cooperation between the people and the Organization.
A Guardian is a Guardian of his/her fellow Guardians.
It is incumbent upon every member to help his/her fellow Guardians. It is his/her responsibility to see to it that his/her fellow Guardians acts in accordance with the noble ideals of the Organization and to caution his/her fellow Guardians of any actuation contrary thereto. Whenever he/she can, Guardians must unselfishly help and assist his/her fellow Guardians in whatever capacity.
A Guardians must preserve, maintain, and care for his/her Family.
It is an insult to the Organization if Guardians forgets his/her duties to his/her wife and children. Scandals and other immoral acts should be avoided.
A Guardian has the duty of abiding faithfully and conscientiously with PGBI Constitution and By-Laws, its Code of Conduct, rules and regulations including practices, customs, traditions and usage of the Organization.
Finally, Guardians must continuously strive to improve himself/herself whether in his/her work or in his/her habits, so that he/she may become the epitome of an ideal citizen.