Gawad Kalinga & Ateneo de Manila University acknowledges the 12th CMO Battalion


Brgy Cabingan, Marawi City, Lanao del Sur (Station) – The Gawad Kalinga Community Development Foundation Inc. and Ateneo de Manila University presented a certificate of appreciation to the 12th Civil-Military Operation Battalion, CMO Regiment, Philippine Army headed by Lt. Colonel Andres A. Soriano (Inf) PA in a thanksgiving ceremony held at Ayala Resort, Marawi City, April 5, 2019.

The appreciation was given in acknowledgement of the efforts of the 12th CMO Battalion and in their collaboration with the Department of Education- Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao and Gawad Kalinga that provided for the lunch meal for the learners and families of Marawi City affected by the conflict. The “Kanduri” was also attended by Gawad Kalinga head Mark Lawrence Cruz, Gawad Kalinga Board of Trustees Fr. Ben Nebres, S.J., Tomarumun Primary School Principal Hadja Saida Amanggay, Marawi City Assistant Schools Division Superintendent Ana Zenaida Unte and other Gawad Kalinga and Dep-Ed ARMM staffs.

The positive regard for the 12th CMO Bn from our partner stakeholders is a concrete manifestation of the power of sharing to build a better future where no one is left behind.#