Vice Governor Almonte Celebrates with Jimenez Senior Citizens
Jimenez, Misamis Occidental – The Senior Citizens of the Municipality of Jimenez, celebrated its Senior Citizens Week on September 5, 2014 with the theme “Nakakatanda: Sa Bisa Ng RA 9994, May Dangal, Nagkakaisa, Buhay ay Guminhawa”.
It was enthusiastically participated by all senior citizens’ chapters in the Municipality of Jimenez with their respective candidates for Ginang Senior Citizen.
The Provincial Vice Governor Aurora Virginia “Jie-jie” M. Almonte also graced the said occasion with her presence as their Guest Speaker. She explained to all members of Jimenez Senior Citizen Association of their importance in the society citing true to life experiences and legislations.
“Ang atong gobyerno wala magkulang, kung balaod ang pagahisgotan. Ug dili ikalimod nga ang gobyerno adunay daku nga kaakuhan sa pagpatuman niini” VG Almonte said.
She believed that all senior citizens still have lots of things to do, that they can share and inspire others especially the young on how to live a long and rich life.
Vice Governor Almonte finished her speech singing a part of a song “Kahit Maputi Na Ang Buhok N’yo” originally popularized by Rey Valera. The audience cheerfully applauded Vice Governor Almonte as they were truly inspired by her message.