Excellent retirees to be recognized in October-A A +A
Saturday, September 22, 2012
BAGUIO City is set to hold the Gintong Tala Achievers Awards for Most Outstanding Senior Citizens 2012 in October to acknowledge the achievement of senior citizens in the city.
The awarding, to be held at 8 a.m. of October 8 at the Baguio City High Gym, is done annually to give recognition to the elderly around Baguio City. Gintong Tala Achievers Awards started year 2002.
Nominees for the award are retirees who contributed to the works and development of the city of Baguio through their position or careers. They are also those who were successful in their fields and are still serving the community.
“Basta ang importante diyan you have contributed to the development and growth to the City of Baguio via your career of profession,” said Narciso Padilla, a member of Baguio Elderly Assembly.
The event was sponsored by the City of Baguio through the City Social Welfare and Development Office and Office of the Senior Citizens Affairs, in coordination with Baguio Elderly Assembly, Veterans Federation of the Philippines-Baguio-Cordillera. (Agape Montevilla/UB Intern)
Published in the Sun.Star Baguio newspaper on September 22, 2012.