“ Bantay Kahimsog sa Kabataan” Program Launched
On the occasion of his birthday City Mayor Jason P. Almonte led the program launching of " Bantay Kahimsog sa Kabataan " a child health care campaign program of his administration in Oroquieta City on Wednesday 20 June at Oroquieta City Central Elementary School. Health kits containing toiletries and vitamins were distributed to several pupils of the said public elementary school. The launching was simultaneous with the city's feeding program as pupils enjoyed a simple but nutritive cup of porridge with egg and hot chocolate.
During its launching Mayor JPA stressed the importance of child health and purposely his administration Team One has earmarked a funding of P1M . He called on the parents and teachers to support the program to the extent of inculcating proper physical and dental hygiene in the elementary curriculum.
The program ceremony was witnessed and participated by Team One SP members with VM Harry Guantero, local DEPed officials led by Mrs. Erlinda Duhaylungsod, Parents, Teachers, Bgy. Captains, DECS medical and dental officers ; Dr. Juliana R. Santiago and Dr. Jay Reuben C. Malinis who gave lectures on proper hygiene and dental care. gls..( SIDLAK ) june21, 2012