The Sangguniang Bayan Committee on Cooperatives chaired by Municipal Councilor Bonifacio Virtudes, Jr. and Municipal Councilor and Vice Chair Nimfa Lloren spearheaded the conduct of a 1-day seminar tackling issues and updates on cooperatives. The seminar was held at the Justice Bernardo Salas Session Hall on July 5.
Representatives from the BIR Assessment Division Mr. Reynante Granada and Ms. Gina Repunte from the Cooperative Development Authority served as facilitators of the seminar. Both facilitators enlightened the participants on the issues confronting the cooperatives and answering each of their concerns. It became a forum of threshing out issues and holding of discussions on certain cooperative regulations.
Accredited Jagna cooperatives: BOHECO II Multi Purpose Cooperative, Jofemco MPC, Faraon MPC, Jagna Calamay Makers MPC, Jagna Multipurpose Cooperative, Inc., Jagna Porters MPC, Jagna Small Coconut Farmers MPC, Laca Jagna MPC, Pagina Women’s MPC were the participants as well as concerned government agencies: Municipal Agriculture Office, Municipal Agrarian Reform Office and some private agencies.