On October 23, 2023, the Municipality of Sibagat, Agusan Del Sur came alive with the 4th Municipal Cooperative Month Celebration. The event kicked off with a vibrant parade, featuring the diverse cooperatives of Sibagat, Agusan Del Sur.
Distinguished attendees included the Sanguniang Bayan members, such as SB Chairman on Cooperatives, Mr. Francisco P. Garlit, and councilors Jovan Duarte, Gines Coranes, and Salvador Bares. The program also welcomed the Department of Agrarian Municipal Agriculture Officer, Mr. Alan D. Caballero, alongside the participation of 11 cooperatives.
Mr. Francisco P. Garlit, the SB Chairman on Cooperatives, opened the program with a warm welcome, emphasizing the significance of the event as a platform for fostering camaraderie and celebration among the cooperatives.
Inspirational remarks were delivered by CDA Caraga Regional Director, Monatao Honeya R. Alawi, who emphasized the importance of unity among cooperatives, highlighting their diverse talents and encouraging the continued provision of exemplary service to their members and the community.
The festivities concluded on a high note, with participants joyfully receiving prizes from various activities, including raffle draws, cheering competitions, and a spirited Zumba contest. The day was marked by a strong display of sportsmanship and camaraderie, leaving a lasting impression on all attendees, who eagerly anticipate future gatherings of this kind.********