The Association of Local Social Welfare and Development Officers of the Philippines (ALSWDOPI) is not yet done of recognizing Mayor Macario Napulan, MD for his outstanding social services performance.
In a letter dated December 20, 2021 to Mayor Napulan, ALSWDOPI Iloilo Chapter President Ma. Janette Alunday confirms the Outstanding Municipal Mayor of the Philippines – Visayas Island Award with a merit of Sustainable Performance Award.
It may be noted that Mayor Macario Napulan has been Outstanding Mayor for three years placing him the in the Hall of Fame pedestal.
“The Social Welfare and Development programs and services of your administration particularly in this challenging times to address the needs of your constituents are so admirable and we thank you for sharing your innovations,” said Mrs. Alunday.
Gawad Parangal by ALSWDOPI is an annual search in recognition for the outstanding performance of local chief executives and employees in the field of social work.
Our congratulations again Mayor! We are proud of you!
Awards have been pouring in for the Municipality of Miagao. Today, Miagao was conferred an Anti Drug Abuse Council Special Award during the online Recognition of the Iloilo Provincial Entries to the 2021 Excellence in Local Governance Awards: Rising Above the Challenge Edition.
The Award was in recognition for the local government’s outstanding efforts against the proliferation of illegal drugs in the municipality.
The Award was also a testament to the hard work of the LGU in tandem with it’s other partner CSO in clearing the barangays of illegal drugs despite the prevailing COVID19 pandemic
As such, Miagao was picked as among the awardees because if it’s long been achieved drug-cleared status and for having sustained the drug-free status of it’s unaffected barangays.
For his part, Mayor Macario Napulan warmly embraced the recognition since it was never been easy for the offices concern and the LGU in general to maintain its drug free status given the trials and hardships that the municipality face amidst the pandemic.
The “dagyaw” exemplary spirit of the people of Miagao and its local government has never gone wasted after it was recognized by the Department of Social Welfare and Development Region VI as the “Most Responsive LGU in Implementing RRP-CCAM- DRR” and “Best LGU Implementing RRP-CCAM-DRR with Exemplary Bayanihan (Dagyaw) Spirit”.
This came after the bayanihan spirit of the offices of the MSWDO headed by Mrs. Rosalinda Mueda, Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Officer under Mr. Isidro Mosura and Municipal Agriculturist under Ms. Ma. Frea Monsale worked in tandem with the 37 barangays in the establishment of the food forest. The LGU offices concern worked on the documentary requirements and technical assistance while the barangays worked on the ground to put up and maintain the food forest project.
This has benefited a total of 1,500 recipients who was given assistance for the 10-day period that they worked with the project.
Mayor Macario Napulan for his part lauded the effort of the Offices mentioned and the barangays which resulted to this award.