On December 12, 2019 at 9:00 AM, parents and pupils of Young Eco-Warriors Child Development Child Development Center celebrated the Christmas Party 2019 at Camp Efigenio C, Navarro, Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro. The highlights of the program were the distribution of gifts to the pupils of Young Eco Warriors Child Development Center from the Regional Director, PBGEN NICERIO D OBAOB. Likewise, the children enjoyed and were delighted by the different parlor games and the most awaited exchange gifts.

On December 11, 2019 at 9:00 AM, PCOL HORDAN T PACATIW, Chief, RCADD together with the personnel of Oriental Mindoro PPO led by PLTCOL CONCEPCION A SALAS, Chief, PPCRB attended the Validation/Declaration of Drug Cleared Barangays held at Tamaraw Hall, Provincial Capitol, Brgy. Camilmil, Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro.

The program started with an invocation led by PMSg Jane M Mendoza, PCR PNCO of Pinamalayan MPS followed by the mass singing of the Philippine National Anthem. Atty. Earl Durano, City Legal Council gave his welcome remarks on behalf of Dr. Christopher Hubert A. Dolor, Provincial Administrator of Oriental Mindoro. Director Wilhelm M. Suyco, CESO IV, Regional Director, DILG MIMAROPA, PCOL PACATIW, and Dr. Benito V. Daite, MD, MPH, Provincial Health Officer of Oriental Mindoro also delivered their respective messages.

It was followed by the validation proper wherein Director Mario D. Ramos, Regional Director of PDEA MIMAROPA together with the members of Regional Validation Committee conducted paneling and critics to the different presentations of Chiefs of Police of Calapan City, Puerto Galera, Socorro, Pinamalayan, Roxas, Victoria, and Pola together with Chairpersons of applicant barangays and their respective Municipaly/City Mayors.

Thereafter, Certificate of Drug Cleared Barangays were presented to the 21 barangays declared as drug cleared while Socorro was declared as a Drug Free municipality.

Lastly, Director Ramos, delivered his final message and gave emphasis on putting challenge to the LGUs to intensify their activities to keep these drug cleared barangays from being reverted to drug affected. He stressed that all concerned agencies must work together for the maintenance of a drug free barangays in the community.

On November 17, 2019 at about 06:00 AM, personnel of Technical Support Company led PLT FERDINAND G LACDAO, Officer-in-Charge, launched Kabataan Kontra Droga at Terorismo (KKDAT). The activity started with the Mangrove Planting, followed by the program proper and highlighted by the Oath and signing of Pledge of Commitment together with the Sangguiniang Kabataan Federation of Calapan City at Barangay Wawa, Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro.

“Zumbata” with the pupils of Young Eco Warriors Child Development Center (YEWCDC) & PRO MIMAROPA Mascot “Patrolman Disiplinado” in connection with the celebration of 27th National Children’s Month.

On November 19, 2019 at about 3:30 PM, pupils of YEWCDC joined the PNP personnel of Regional Headquarters during the conduct of “Pulisteniks” at the parade ground of PRO MIMAROPA, Camp Efigenio C Navarro, Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro.

The activity aims to develop confidence and self-steem among the pupils and for the PNP personnel to maintain their healthy lifestyle.

The 4th Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill 2019 conducted at Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro as its national venue on November 14, 2019 which was attended by the undersigned and Regional Staff.  This PRO also accorded Foyer Honors to Secretary Jose Nicomedes Hernandez of the Presidential Adviser for Southern Tagalog (PAST) at Oriental Mindoro National High School.

 The activity started at about 8:00 AM of same date with a prayer followed by the mass singing of the Philippine National Anthem, Oriental Mindoro Hymn and Calapan Hymn.  Hon. Arnan C. Panaligan, City Mayor of Calapan welcomed all the visitors from the different National Government Agencies and local participants.   The following head of offices also delivered their respective messages: Dir. Florence Guino, RD, DSWD MIMAROPA; ASEC Alan Silor,  DICT; USEC Jose Miguel Dela  Rosa, NEDA; USEC Nestor Quinsay, DILG; SEC Jose Nicomedes Hernandez, PAST; Dir. Susana Juaneo, OCD.  The program was followed by the message of the keynote speaker ASEC Casiano Monilla, Office of the Civil Defense.