City to award outstanding women achievers-A A +A
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
ILOILO City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog will lead the awarding of 14 outstanding women achievers of Iloilo on Thursday at the SM Activity Center.
The fourth awarding rites is sponsored by the city mayor, Gender and Development Team, City Council committee on women and family relations and the Haligi Foundation as an avenue for recognition of women achievers in celebrating the Women’s Month.
The Outstanding Women of Iloilo City (Towil) 2012 awardees are Dr. Eden Deriada for Academe and Education; Gina Sarabia Espinosa for Arts and Culture; Marjorie Caperonce Florete for Business Corporation and Entrepreneurship; Rebecca Berlin for Civic Organization; Marie Louise Cathryn Serbas for the Differently Abled Persons; Regional Director Evelyn Trompeta for Government Service; Judge Marciana Deguma for the Judiciary; Regional Director Mesa for Media, Public Information and Journalism; Rosalie Sarabia Treñas for Non-government Organization; Ma. Teresa Chan for Philanthropy; Senior Police Officer 1 Ana del Rosarion Baganes for Protection and Security Service; Lucy Buendia for the Religious Sector; Ma. Rosa A. Cacho for Value Social and Community Service; and Dr. Lilia S. Teves for the Professional Sector.
The Towil was started in 2008 and celebrated in 2009 and 2011 with a total of 50 alumni who have notched outstanding contribution to their chosen field of endeavor.