TAGBILARAN CITY, MARCH 29, (PIA) – For the love of Bohol, Boholanos in Kuwait engaged non Boholanos even, to organize Tigum Bol-anon sa Tibuok Kalibutan (TBTK-Kuwait) and join the help earthquake and calamity stricken Bohol bandwagon.
It would also be a help-group for Boholanos in Kuwait who would be needing such, organize support for help Bohol and promote the province as an investment haven and tourism destination.
It's basically a Boholano group, the first in Kuwait which is recognized by the embassy, Argie Mortejo described the group.
We are into seeking ways to help Bohol rise up from calamities as well as promote the province's tourism destinations and a perfect place for families of Filipinos working in Kuwait to visit, as they come home.
The group is also preparing to join the TBTK in Bohol this July, she added.
TBTK is a quadrennial gathering of Boholanos from all over the world in Bohol, initially aimed at engaging Boholano expats to be balikbayans and possibly see ways to invest their hard earned money for development in Bohol.
No less than Philippine Consul General to Kuwait Atty Raul Dado who inducted the newly organized TBTK-Kuwait, at the Kuwait Continental Hotel, March 27, 2015. she said.
Also with the consul general was Labor Attache Atty Cesar Chavez.
Elected officers are: President Engr. Jim A. Dalugdog, Vice President Jose E. Simangca, Vice President for Operation Leah M. Francisco, secretary General Heraclea V. Jayectin and Assistant secretary Argie Mortejo.
Key officers also elected are Secretary for personnel Glenda L Bauab, Secretary for Appointments Noli I. Maputol, Secretary for Operations Gamaliel Jayectin, Secretary for Finance Maria Eva Tiongco, Assistant Treasurer Samson Dumangas, Audit Secretary Ma. Leah Parilla.
TBTK Kuwait Secretary of Justice is Quirino Tumampos Jr., Relations Secretary Rodel Lovette, Projects Secretary Albert Edulan and Willy Vismanos, Transportaion Secretary Floro Navea, Gil Franciso Rufin Jr and Jimmy Mendoza.
Alos elected are Coordination Secretary Marcial Usaraga as Sheba Virginia Gison and Conrada Pondoc are advisers.
Handling the Admin concerns for the group are Geben Gumapac and Robertson Lariba. (rac/PIABohol)