On October 22, 2023, the Rizal High School Gymnasium was abuzz with excitement as 17 cooperatives from Pasig City came together to participate in the Family Kooplympics. This vibrant event brought members and families closer, fostering a spirit of camaraderie and competition.
The Family Kooplympics, organized by the Pasig City Cooperative Development Council, was a special highlight of the Cooperative Month celebration. The event aimed to celebrate the vital role cooperatives play in the community, promoting unity and mutual support. Mayor Vico Sotto, along with Councilor Pao Santiago, graced the occasion with their presence, offering support and inspiration to everyone in attendance.
The games were a delightful mix of tradition and fun, including sack races, kadangkadang, jump rope, tug of war and the ball and pipe challenge. Participants of all ages gave their best in each event, demonstrating the cooperative spirit in action.
The Family Kooplympics came to an end, leaving lasting memories of unity, laughter, and community spirit. It was a day when families and cooperatives came together to celebrate their strength, resilience, and the bonds that make Pasig City a true community.