MARCIE TOPS WOMEN'S QUIZ BOWL
March 30, 2014
Isabela City, Basilan. And the winner is... Marcelina 'Marcie' Arcaya, thus the announcement from the facilitator.
Marcie, a Senior Labor and Employment Officer of DOLE Isabela City Field Office bagged the over-all champion during the recently concluded Quiz Bowl 2014 on Magna Carta of Women held last March 14, 2014 at the J.B. Danz Memorial Gymnasium, Barangay Sunrise, this city highlighting the annual Women's Month Celebration with the theme: "Juana, ang tatag Mo ay Tatag Natin sa Pagbangon at Pagsulong!"
The inter-agency competition was participated by twenty-six (26) women (Juanas) contestants representing various women's association from the barangays, national government agencies, department from the LGU and peoples organization.
Marcie champions the advocacy on women being the Family Welfare Program Manager of DOLE received a five thousand pesos check from Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) manager Sheila Porticos and City Councilor Nida Danz on top of the certificate.
This year's triple treat initiative consists of a Grand Parade on March 8 and Modern Dance Competition on March 18 is sponsored by Committee on Women and Family Affairs of the Sangguniang Panlungsod in coordination with the Office of the City Mayor and the City Social Welfare Office in the efforts to educate, advance, and champion the women advancement and inspiring positive change in this part of the peninsula.
Reported by Wesley D. Tan, DOLE ICFO