To prepare spiritually and physically for the lined up activities, a thanksgiving mass and zumba kicked off the festivities. This whole day activity was well attended by representatives from Overseas Workers’ Welfare Administration, Philippine Overseas Welfare Administration, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, Professional Regulations Commission, National Conciliation and Mediation Board, National Labor Relations Commission, Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board and the DOLE Regional Office. Regardless of agency, position and gender, this commemoration brought out the tot in each of the attendees as they participated in the different parlor games.
Not to be outdone by their staff, regional heads led by ARD Teodoro Delson of the Regional Office, Gil G. Caragayan (NCMB), ELA Monroe Tabingan (NLRC), Teofilo Gauis Sison (PRC), Francisco Jucar (TESDA, represented by Glen N. Murphy), Evelyn Laranang (OWWA), Board Secretray Augusto Aquillo (RTWPB) and Atty. Majellyn Simon (POEA) took part in all activities.
With a stronger camaraderie and boosted energy, this occasion leads to achieving this year’s theme, ”82 Taong Mahusay na Serbisyo sa Manggagawang Pilipino.” (Lyla Jane B. Tacio)