CSF Lantern Makers Reorganized [ Monday, 29th of July 2013 | 4 years ago ]
“Eventually, we are planning to create a sort of ‘cooperative’ so that we can help each other in terms procuring raw materials,” the newly-elected Vice-President Roland Quiambao said.
Other elected officers are: Leonora Paras (Secretary), Eric Quiwa (Treasurer), and Daisy Flores (Auditor). Arnold Manalang, Noel Mendoza, Paul Paras and Allan Capati constitute the Board of Directors.
“Our new president comes from a barangay with the most number of lantern sellers that is why he knows our concerns,” outgoing President Arvin Quiwa, who is now part of the board of advisors, said.
The CSFP-LMA is composed of 19 local lantern-making businessmen and is now preparing for the expected increase in the number of “Parul Sampernandu” orders in time for the Christmas season.
The City Government led by Mayor Edwin D. Santiago supports the group through the intervention of the City Tourism and Investment Promotions office (CTIPO).
“We support our lantern makers since they are the men and women behind our town product which is also considered as one of the best in the country,” CTIPO head Ching Pangilinan-Gonzales said. ---CSF-CIO
Members of the City of San Fernando, Pampanga Lantern Makers Association (CSFP-LMA) selected their new set of officers on July 29 at the Heroes Hall during their second meeting this year as part of their plans of formalizing the group to form a government-registered association.
Barangays Compete In CSF Fire
Six barangays in the City of San Fernando on Friday tested their fire response skills during the 3rd Fire Olympics... Full story »
CSF Encourages Women
The City Government of San Fernando started today a two-day seminar on doing and growing business which was... Full story »
CSF Holds Women's March And Pampering
In line with the celebration of Women's Month, hundreds of Fernandinas hit the streets Wednesday to promote awareness... Full story »
Women's Month Calendar Of Activities
The City Government of San Fernando, headed by Mayor Edwin D. Santiago, has slated this year's activities for the... Full story »
CSF Holds Labor Education For Graduating
Some 400 Fernandino students who are beneficiaries of the local government's Educational Scholarship Assistance Program... Full story »
CSF Observes Rabies Awareness
In line with the observance of Rabies Awareness Month, the City Government of San Fernando on Saturday conducted pet... Full story »
CSF Awards New Machineries Farmers
Farmers from the City of San Fernando on Monday received new rice farming machineries from the local government through... Full story »