The 97 medalists from Iloilo in the recent Palarong Pambansa 2017 held in the Province of Antique last April 23-29, 2017 will receive cash incentives this coming June 20, 2017.
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. said the cash incentives will come from the funds of the Provincial School Board (PSB).
The giving of cash incentives to medalists was institutionalized by virtue of an ordinance passed by the Sangguniang Panlalawigan. It was devised to motivate the athletes and recognize them for giving honor to the province.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. gives a message to the athletes and guests during the opening of the Fourth Congressional District Sports Association (CDSA) meet in Banate, Iloilo on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016.
Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. released a total of P25.4 million for various school projects in the province on Tuesday, November 15, 2016. The fund that went to 60 schools and 26 municipalities came from the Provincial School Board (PSB) chaired by the governor himself.
The Center for Sports and Physical Fitness (CSPF) of the Province of Iloilo has launched a sports developmental clinic for the youth ranging from 17 years old and below. The sports clinic is in preparation for the upcoming Governor Defensor Sports Developmental League.
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. speaks before the athletes and coaches of the eight towns of the Second District during the opening of the Second Congressional District Sports Association (CDSA) Meet at Leon Central Elementary School in Leon, Iloilo on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. urged the youth to continue engaging in sports activities as it will help them grow into better persons. He made the call during his speech at the opening of the First Congressional District Sports Association (FCDSA) Meet hosted by the municipality of Oton on Thursday, November 3, 2016.
The Iloilo Physical Fitness and Sports Development Council (IPFSDC) headed by retired schools superintendent Dr. Raymundo Lapating (3rd from left) conducted a meeting at the Capitol boardroom on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, to tackle preparations for the upcoming sports events in the province of Iloilo.
Iloilo province will turn 115 years old on Monday, April 11, 2016. The occasion marks the establishment of the civil government of Iloilo province in 1901 where Gen. Martin Delgado was appointed as the first provincial governor.