The Regional Development Council (RDC) awarded achievers from Calabarzon during its 2nd Quarter Full Council Meeting at the Department of Agriculture- STIARC, Marauoy, Lipa City, Batangas last June  11. The Council regularly awards individuals and institutions for their exemplary performance and/or achievement that bring honor and pride to the region.

The RDC recognized El Gamma Penumbra, a shadow play group from Tanauan City, Batangas, for winning season one of  the  Asia’s Got Talent held on May 14  at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. The plaque of recognition was received by Mr. Mark Anthony S. Pabia, in behalf of the group. Citations were also given to Tanauan City Baseball Teams as champions in the Mustang 9-Under and Mustang 10-Under in the 2015 Pony League Asia Pacific Zone Championship held in Vietnam. The teams will represent the Asia Pacific in the 2015 Pony Baseball International World Series.

The Department of Education Region IV-A, represented by its Regional Director, Dr. Diosdado M. San Antonio,  was also given a plaque of recognition for winning Best Performer and Overall Champion in Campus Journalism during the 2015 National School Press Conference.

The RDC also recognized the valuable services and contributions to the region of its outgoing member, Asst. Secretary   Josefina E. Castilla-Go  former Regional Director of the DILG Region IV-A.