Birthday Celebration with a Purpose. Mr. Alvin Mojica, Provincial Cooperative Livelihood Entrepreneurial Development Office head, celebrated his birthday thru a tree planting activity at Pico de Loro in Ternate, Cavite last June 15, 2016. Different animals like monkeys, birds, monitor lizards, wild pigs and snakes were also released to their natural habitat. Environment volunteers from different offices of the provincial government, friends and colleagues of the celebrator participated in the said activity.
Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales led the flag-raising and wreath laying rites in the tomb of Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo in the 118th Philippine Independence celebration on June 12, 2016 in Kawit, Cavite together with Municipal Mayor Reynaldo B. Aguinaldo. This year’s theme is “Kalayaan 2016: Pagkakaisa, Pag-aambagan, Pagsulong.” Cavite Governor Juanito Victor C. Remulla welcomed all those present by saying that 118 years ago, Caviteños offered their lives for independence not only for the province but for the entire nation. In her speech, Justice Morales disclosed that independence is an indelible badge of a proud nation. According to her, there are blessings out of it but with independence also comes the corruption that makes it difficult to achieve justice, order and peace.
The Department of Trade and Industry-Cavite headed by Director Noly D. Guevara awarded Php 3.31M worth of Bottom-Up-Budgeting (BUB) funds to the Local Government of Amadeo led by Mayor Benjo Villanueva as reinforcement on capital investment and capability development training for identified MSMEs and cooperatives in the locality. Municipal Treasurer Marlito Anico and Municipal Planning Development Coordinator Architect Alvin Colarina received the grant on behalf of Mayor Villanueva on June 13, 2016 at the Municipal Hall.