With the theme “Kooperatiba: Ika-100 Taong Pagpupugay, Tulay sa Maunlad na Buhay”, the City Government of Tacurong, through the City Cooperative Development Council, and together with the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) celebrated the Cooperative Month on October 30, 2015 at the Tacurong City Hall grounds.
Headed by Mr. Nelson C. Leguro, the City Cooperative Officer, 135 members from all 21 cooperatives in the city were in attendance. The program began with a Zumba activity and was followed by fun parlor games.
The program proper welcomed Mrs. Helen C. Sambile, Chief of Registration and Regulatory Section of the CDA-Kidapawan Extension Office, as guest speaker.
CDA Gawad Parangal awards were also given to Quipolot Multi-Purpose Cooperative for the micro category, North Tacurong Public School Teachers and Employees Credit Cooperative for the small category, and Tacurong Employees’ Multi-Purpose Cooperative for the medium category. The SKSU Multi-Purpose Cooperative was also given the City Gawad Parangal Hall of Famer award for winning in the small category for three consecutive years. (Yen Robles, LGU-Information)