CITY OF MALOLOS – Senator Alan Peter Cayetano of Marilao and Secretary Mario G. Montejo of Pulilan were among the awardees in the Gawad Dangal ng Lipi held at The Pavilion, Hiyas ng Bulacan Convention Center in this city yesterday.
Sen. Cayetano was awarded for his exemplary work in the field of public service while Sec. Montejo was recognized for his outstanding work as the secretary of the Department of Science and Technology.
Other awardees include Hon. Juan Andres D. Bautista from Hagonoy (Paglilingkod sa Gawaing Pampamahalaan); Ma. Gladys C. Sta. Rita from the City of Malolos and Calumpit (professional); Dr. Amancio S. Villamejor Jr., CESO IV from Marilao (Education); Antonio H. Tengco of the City of Malolos (Trade and Industry); Dr. Ricardo A. San Diego, M.D. of Plaridel (Community Service); Felixberto J. Santos of Baliwag (Entrepreneur); Dra. Isabelita S. Roquero, M.D. from the City of San Jose Del Monte (Health); Desiree B. Duran of San Ildefonso (Agriculture); Luz Ocampo of the City of Malolos (Traditional Arts); and Salvador J. Ching also from the City of Malolos (Visual Arts).
DNL awardees received plaque of recognition, Medal of Honor and trophy.
Gov. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado said that these people are worth emulating because of their invaluable contribution not only to the province, but to the whole country as well.
“We salute this year’s awardees of Dangal ng Lipi for continuously giving pride and honor to our province. May you continue to serve as inspirations to other Bulakenyos who also want to excel in their chosen fields,” Alvarado said.
Dangal ng Lipi Award is awarded annually by the Provincial Government of Bulacan through the Provincial Planning and Development Office to deserving Bulakenyos who have excelled in their chosen fields of expertise.