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Guv leads Women’s Month Celebration

Create: 03/07/2017 - 15:43

Gov. Arthur D. Defensor Sr. led the 2017 Women’s Month Celebration with theme, “We Make Change Work for Women” at the Provincial Capitol on March 6, 2017.
Defensor in his message recalled the exemplary contributions of women who changed the world or left deep footprints in the hearts of their people, among them Golda Meir, the first prime minister of Israel, Mother Teresa who founded the Missionaries of Charity,

Opening of Women's Products Trade Fair

Create: 03/07/2017 - 08:08
Opening of Women's Products Trade Fair

Governor Arthur Defensor's wife Cossette and Vice Governor Christine Garin (4th & 5th from left) lead the ribbon cutting for the trade fair of products made by the different chapters of Kalipunan ng Liping Pilipina (KALIPI) in the province of Iloilo as part of the opening of National Women's Month celebration on Monday, March 6, 2017. Assisting them are Board Member Liecel Seville (3rd from left), Guimbal Vice Mayor Christy Love Margarico (6th from left), Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) chief Dr. Neneth Pador (7th from left) and other stakeholders.

Courtesy call of YWCA officials

Create: 04/29/2016 - 09:11
Courtesy call of YWCA officials

Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. welcomes the officials of the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) of the Philippines led by its national president Leonida Bayani Ortiz (right) and Iloilo YWCA president Mitzi Penaflorida (3rd from left) who paid him a courtesy call on Thursday, April 28, 2016. YWCA is having its 35th National Biennial Convention at Sarabia Manor Hotel and Convention Center from April 28-30, 2016.

Ilonggas With Cancer, Tumors Get Free Surgery

Create: 01/06/2015 - 15:46
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. (left) looks at the examination being done by a volunteer doctor on one female patient during the medical mission conducted by Marian Rose Foundation at Iloilo Provincial Hospital in Pototan, Iloilo
ILOILO – In line with its thrust to help the poor, doctors and nurses from Life is Great (LIG) Global Foundation and its sister charity Marian Rose World Foundation (MRWF) are holding a four-day surgical and medical mission for women with cervical and breast cancer here. The mission, which will benefit 34 select women from different areas in the region, started on Tuesday (January 6) in Iloilo Provincial Hospital in Barangay Rumbang, Pototan town