Culmination of National Women's Month Celebration
In line with National Women’s Month Celebration, the LGU-Persons with Disability Affairs Office (PDAO) in collaboration with Loving Presence Foundation, Inc. spearheaded the celebration of the Women’s with Disabilities Day last 6th April 2021 held in Highland Function Farm and Restaurant with a theme, “Women with Disabilities in Leadership Achieving and Equal Future in a COVID-19 World”. This significant event was participated by our beloved Mayor Florencio C. Garay, ably represented by his Executive Assistant IV Jose S. Candia to express his support in every woman in Bislig and that they are being recognized with important roles in nation-building as part of the present administration’s campaign in promoting equality to Bisliganons.
On the other hand, the office of LGU-City Social Welfare and Development (CSWD) facilitated the Culmination of National Women’s Month Celebration last 8th April 2021 held in Bislig City Cultural Sports Center (BCCSC). Participated by women from different clusters of Bislig City, the program commenced with a motivational talk through guest speaker, a Senior Pastor of Jesus the Living Gospel of Caraga Region, Rev Wodina J. Garcia. Followed by inspirational messages delivered by the empowered women Board Member Margarita G. Garay, COUSAB President and Ms. Lilies Pimentel, wife of Congressman Johnny T. Pimentel.
It was a day of celebration of achievements of all strong and empowered women of Bislig City. Furthermore, this campaign is also a call for concrete, sustainable, and inclusive actions towards gender equality. “We have a call and purpose. Women are special because women are loyal, we are steadfast! Steady in our commitment, unshaken to whatever circumstance.” Rev Garcia said.