Quinapondan Celebrates 77th Founding Anniversary with Grand Culmination Night

by | Oct 19, 2023 | News | 0 comments

The Municipality of Quinapondan concluded its week-long 77th Founding Anniversary celebration on October 17, 2023 with a dazzling Culmination Night that marks a significant milestone in the development of the Municipality of Quinapondan as they featured the Inauguration and Turn-over of the much-anticipated FY 2022 SGLG- Incentive Fund Project: New Public Park with Water Feature.

The ceremony was graced by the presence of distinguished guests, including Atty. Darwin N. Bibar, Assistant Regional Director of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 8. Also in attendance were PD Johannes Y. Dorado, CH Jerry A. Enriquez, Engr. Jesus Jeremy D. Bagares, and MLGOO Niña B. Servano.

The highlight of the evening was the acceptance of the Municipal Public Park by the LGU Officials, led by the dynamic Mayor Atty. Rafael S. Asebias, Hon. Vice-Mayor Leo Jasper M. Candido, and the dedicated Members of the Sangguniang Bayan. The park promises to be a recreational haven for the residents, enhancing the overall beauty of Quinapondan. LGU Quinapondan as the lone awardee in the Province of Eastern Samar during the 2022 Seal of Good Local Governance promotes and showcases a place for people to experience nature, engage in physical activity, and relax. Through this project, tourism, socioeconomic factors, safety, peace and order will be the pride of the community.

Adding a vibrant touch to the celebration was the Dance Sport Competition, a commendable initiative by the Municipal Tourism Office to foster the talents of the youth in the world of dance sports. The competition showcased the incredible skills of elementary and secondary students, bringing an exciting atmosphere to the event.

Dance Sport Competition Results: Juvenile (Elementary)

  • 1st Place: Rylle Khian Jade C. Ogana, Jonalyn B. Manuel
  • 2nd Place: Marry Ella Mae E. Yakit, Raymond Abit
  • 3rd Place: Naldilyn Francine B. Coles, Nyjel S. Docena

Junior (Secondary)

  • 1st Place: Princess Graceyfritz P. Cebu, Jose Franklin A. Dagupioso
  • 2nd Place: Glydel D. Ogsimer, Lemuel S. Ayhon
  • 3rd Place: Kieza Camille L. Gajisan, Benjhay E. Dadulla

In the realm of games and sports, participants from various sectors showcased their prowess:

Games and Sports Results:

  • 1st Place: QNHS Anislag Annex Team
  • 2nd Place: DepEd Elementary Team
  • 3rd Place: QNHS Main Team
  • 4th Place: LGU Quinapondan Team
  • 5th Place: National, Provincial, ESAMELCO Employees Team
  • 6th Place: Barangay and SK Team

Special recognition goes to the participants in the Agri-Trade Fair, with a heartfelt congratulations to the Sagkaray Farmers and Development Association for their outstanding contributions.

The 77th Founding Anniversary Celebration was undoubtedly a success, thanks to the collective efforts of everyone involved. To all contributors and participants, congratulations, and may the success of this celebration resonate throughout the community. God bless us all!