The city government of La Carlota kicks off this morning the 112nd anniversary of PH Civil Service Commission for this month of September by a Fun Run of 3K, 5K and 10K distances.
|DepEd fun runners|
This activity is in its 2nd year after a success of last year's fun run. This is open to all government employees and private individuals who are Filipino citizens according to CSC guidelines.
Prizes are at stake for those who join the men's and women's run like 3K, 5K, and 10K. For 3K distance, 1st place, P3,000.00, 2nd P2,000.00 and 3rd place, P1,000.00. For 5K distance, P4,000.00, P3,000.00, and P2,000.00. And for 10K distance, P5,000.00, P4,000.00, and P3,000.00.
|Acting city treasurer Jalandoni and the blogger|
This year's theme is "Kawani, Ikaw ay Isang Lingkod Bayani."
20-minute Aerobics ensued.
Another worthwhile event that takes place this day is the inauguration and ribbon-cutting of the newly-constructed .7 Million Special Education building at the school campus of La Carlota North Elementary School.
|Fun run winner|
"This building is another blessing and a land mark in the city of La Carlota, which is a conducive place of learning for the handicaps," relayed Congressman Ferrer.
La Carlota Mayor Juliet Marie Ferrer also relayed her message through her representative, councilor J. Jalandoni.
"This building will redound to the benefits of special children, reaping the good results and opportunity to develop their potentials," relayed Mayor J. M. Ferrer.
Portia M. Mallorca, officer-in-charged of Assistant Schools Division Superintendent in her message said, "The SPED Integrated School here is very blessed this year for it has its very own building."
"Another good news," Mallorca said, "two new teachers will be hired for the SPED. The DepEd provide opportunities for here in La Carlota City. May God bless us all."
Reverend Father Joy G. Jimera, Our Lady of Peace Parish Priest blessed the one-classroom building.