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Apayao finaists win 4Ps model family, exemplary child search
by Carlito C. Dar / PIA

Finalists from the Apayao emerged winners in the 2019 Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) Regional Search for Model Family and Exemplary Children and will represent the Cordillera in the national tilt.

The family of Rosalie Tactac of Sta. Marcela, Apayao won in the Huwarang Pantawid Pamilya search. Rosalie, a barangay health worker, and her husband, Oscarlito, a farmer and barangay kagawad, have five children.

The Tactac family expressed gratitude to the 4Ps program that helped them in sending their children to school, with two already finishing college. Through the Family Development Sessions, they have also learned to become active members of their community.

Runners-up for the model family search are Melchor Bantiloc and family of Bakakeng, Baguio City, second place; and the family of Julie Salome Wallang of Besao, Mountain Province, third place.

Other finalists are George Tiwang family of Tinglayan, Kalinga; Adeline Ehican family of Tinoc, Ifugao; Senny Matsu family of Bakun, Benguet; and Mercy Abquiren of Lubo, Abra.

For the Exemplary Pantawid Pamilya Child search, Christian Kayle Balinan, 13 years old, and grade 8 student of Sta. Marcela National High School bested contestants from other provinces.

Christian is a consistent honor student who dreams to become a successful agricultural engineer someday. He said the 4Ps helped them live a more comfortable life and achieve better health and education.

Winning second and third place, respectively, were Celestine Halen Paddapad of Hungduan, Ifugao and Odessa Alipio of Sabangan, Mountain Province.

Other finalists were Gracelyn Carpio of Tuba, Benguet; Krezzle Anne Suclad of Irisan, Baguio City; Joyce Ann Pinera of Pidigan, Abra; and Jairah Mae Gupa-al of Balbalan, Kalinga.

The top three winners in each category were awarded with plaques and cash prizes. 

All finalists received a certificate of recognition and consolation cash prizes.

The panel of judges for the regional search that concluded on Aug. 1 was composed of Dr. Ana Chris Kilakil of the Department of Health-Cordillera, Mary Ann Bungag of the Baguio-Benguet Community Credit Cooperative, Cariza Natalie Ramos of Saint Paul University PH Community Development Center Foundation Inc., and Maria Elaine Labasan of Department of Social Welfare and Development-CAR.

The search was spearheaded by the Department of Social Welfare and Development.

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