Gaba-an Youth Lead together with Newground Events and Yamang Bukid brings once more the NEGROS’ YOUNG HEROES: Gawad Parangal sa Kabataan. Dubbed to be an annual recognition honoring young Negrenses whose lives are dedicated not only for the betterment of self but also of others, with fervor that being good is ultimately helping others, this award acknowledges the passion of ten (10) young individuals and five (5) youth organizations.
The awardees are:
Frances Pabiana, Bacolod, women empowerment; Miljubert Ugsod, Pamplona, leadership; Jommedl Ator, Siaton, youth develpt; Jose Mendrez, Canlaon, Rescue; Floyd Edrea, Dumaguete , public health; Lester Aguilar, Tanjay, student govt; Alfredo RenaciaV, San Jose, service; Ken Gilo, Bacolod, environment; Kristelle Saonoy, Isabela, Tourism.
Sidlakan Dance Company, Dumaguete; Habagatang Negros, Bayawan; Assn of young environmental journalislts, Dumaguete; Colina Divina stuident govt, SAgay; Linghod, Environment, NegOcc.