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USAID turns over typhoon-resilient water facilities

Ormoc City is among the beneficiaries of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for the repair of water system facilities, through their BeSecure Project. During a turn-over ceremony of the climate-resilient repair works on Thursday, February 16, Ormoc Waterworks Office and the city government, represented by city councilor Rolando Villasencio, gladly accepted the […]

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800 kids in Ormoc join DSWD’s 120-day feeding program

800 preschoolers, aged two to 5, from four villages here are the beneficiaries of a 120-day supplementary feeding program that the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), in cooperation with the Office of Congresswoman Lucy Torres-Gomez and Mayor Richard Gomez, rolled out on Monday, January 23.” From the total number of children beneficiaries, 200 […]

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LGU-Ormoc conducts clean-up drive

January is “Zero-Waste Month” by virtue of Proclamation No. 760 signed by former Pres. Aquino in 2014.  The proclamation is an important reminder on the need to be mindful of the waste we produce. In observance, the local government unit of Ormoc City participates in National Clean-Up Day early Friday morning, January 20. Concurrently, the activity was in line […]

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MCHC choir wins “Awit ug Pagdaygon” chorale contest

The spirit of Christmas could be felt as four groups showcased their vocal prowess, singing Christmas carols in Ormoc Superdome on Friday evening, December 23. Mariam-Christi Harmonic Council (MCHC) Choir brought home the bacon as they were hailed champion during the “Awit ug Pagdaygon” Christmas chorale competition. The group received the grand prize of P40,000 […]

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Ormoc City Marks Children’s Month

November is national children’s month. In its pursuit towards maintaining its state as a child-friendly city, the local government unit of Ormoc paid tribute to the children by holding a children’s congress in culmination of the children’s month on Tuesday, November 29. The local government through the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) brought […]