Monday, October 22, 2012
Saludo Kadagiti Napadayawan iti UFCH Progress Award 2012
Tumutop Laeng A Mabigbigda Gapu iti Aramidda iti Kagimongan Amado I. Yoro Saludo Kadagiti Napadayawan Iti UFCH Progress Award 2012. Well deserving recognition gapu kadagiti aramid ken kontribusionda iti komunidad kas aramid ti pakakitaan.======== Agarup tallogasut a lider ken kameng ti gobierno ken grupo sibiko a nangibagi ti nadumaduma nga Island Councils kas ti Maui, Big Island, Molokai, Lanai, Kauai ken Oahu.ti nangimatang ti pannakapadayaw dagiti 2012 UFCH Progress Awardees a kinagiddan ti UFCH Reaffirmation and Installation of Officers iti Ala Moana Hotel idi Oktubre 19, 2012 =========== Tema: Renewing Our Mission: Unity, Friendship, Camaraderie, Heritage. Dagiti agassawa a Roland and Edith Pascua ti nangiturong ti pannagna ti programa.======== Dagiti napadayawan ken kategoriada: ===== • Lifetime Achievement 1. Geminiano Toy Arre, Jr. 2. Dr. Belinda Aquino========== • Juan Dionisio Award 1. Former Rep. Jun Abinsay 2. Emme Anderson========== • Humanitarian: Simeon and Dolly Ortal===== • Ating Kaibigan: Mayor Bernard Carvalho-Kauai======= • Community Service 1. Larry Ramirez 2. Marilyn Villar 3. Rosemarie Aquino 4. Al Sabangan 5. Rose Sabangan 6. Cleo Bala Casino======== • Government Service 1. Sen Will Espero 2. Jessie Dapon======== • Business: Joni Redick-Yundt • Healthcare: Acela Garcia • Law: Rhoda Alvarez • Education 1. Milli Asuncion 2. Lydia Fontes • Medicine: Vanessa Agsalda Rosenbush========= • Media/Communication 1. Gladys Menor 2. Dr. Ariel Agcaoili 3. Cesar Bonilla • Science & Technology: Allan Alvarez • Agriculture: Francis Cristobal • Labor/Construction: Orlando Matias • Arts/Entertainment: Rafael Pike Velasco • Sports: Robert Garcia • Outstanding Youth: Amber Aduja Judges: State Sen Suzanne Oakland, Rep Henry Aquino, Charlene Cuaresma Jenny Quezon was installed new president with other officers, Antonia Lambayan, vice president; Liza Trinidad, secretary; Carmen Cabreros, Executive secretary, Astrid Gladys Emperador, treasurer; Vernon Rivera, auditor.======= Board of Governors: Therese Aleta [BIFCC], Fred Tomas [BIFCC], Dr. Ramon dela Pena [KFCC], Edwin Navarro[KFCC], Antonio Guillen[LFCC], Suzette Kahana [Molokai FCC], Ben Cabreros [OFCC], Mario Palma [OFCC], ======= Island Council Presidents: Christina Ranan, Big Island; Jimmy Iloreta, Kauai; Jaughn Degamo, Lanai; Greg Peros, Maui; Yolanda Reyes, Molokai; Jean Jeremiah Oahu. ====== Welcome Address by Astrid Gladys Emperador, Guest speaker and Installing Officer ni Honorable Daniel K. Inouye nga inyam-ammo ken impresenta ni Antonia Lambayan, bise presidente ti UFCH. ========= Ditoy met a pasken a naam-ammomi ni Mayor Germelina “Germy” Singson Goulart ti Caoayan, Ilocos Sur nga agbakbakasion iti Hawaii sakbay a mapan iti US Mainland iti napateg a missionna mainaig iti ilida a Caoayan. ========= Sakbay ti nasao a pasken, kastoy ti saludsod ti maysa a lider kadakami: “Please clarify for me in your infinite wisdom what is the difference between the regular Lifetime Achievement and the Juan Dionisio Lifetime Achievement Award.” ======= Kastoy ti sungbatmi: This is my personal view and understanding between the two awards: Gintong Sakada Lifetime Achievement Award was started in 2001 – my humble recollections, I was the Chair on Publicity and Sakada Committee those years 2001-2003 under Dwayne Bueno] ======= What I know: UFCH Progress Award was started in 1990 introduced by Atty. Antonio Ramil, UFCH president 1988-1990====== * Lifetime Achievement Award originally known as "Gintong Sakada Lifetime Achievement Award" first awarded to then Gov. Cayetano  and in 2002 to Maggie Domingo, then ‘gintong sakada’ was deleted in years followed for some reason. ===== [LAA - person with outstanding achievements and contributions to the community, state, world-overseas- spirit of bayanihan----] 2001- Gov Ben Cayetano 2002- Maggie Domingo 2003 - Richard Caldito, Sr. 2004 - Lolinda Ramos 2005 - Lito Alcantra 2006 - Alfred Laureta 2007 - Justice Mario Ramil 2008 - Don Alvarez 2009 - Antonio Ramil 2010 - Artemio Baxa 2011 - Romy Cachola ===================== * Juan Dionisio Lifetime Award in honor of Ambassador Dionisio started in 2005 as the UFCH founder in 1959 [JDAA - evolved mostly in UFCH activities, programs- UFCH is a statewide] 2005- Jake Manegdeg 2006- Annie Corpuz 2007- Oscar Portugal 2008- Lito Asuncion 2009- Dwayne Bueno 2010 -Bernaldo Bicoy 2011 ---- ===================== In short: Gintong Sakada LAA is the highest award for a person in a more worldwide contributions, while JDLAA is the highest award for a person in a more statewide-Hawaii community. They both prestigious in their own respective scope of jurisdiction based on contributions and accomplishments.