Francis Frederick Palanca

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‘Ang Dalangpan’ Drug Rehab Center Conducts Community Outreach

The Victorias City-based Negros Occidental Drug Rehabilitation Foundation, Inc. (NODRFI) and its Negros Occidental Drug Rehabilitation Center (NODRC) also known as “Ang Dalangpan|, conducted a community outreach program to highlight the Drug Abuse Consciousness Month of November.


DRUG REHAB. (From left to right) Henry B. Laguna, Brgy. XIX-A Punong Barangay, Victorias City Mayor Francis Frederick “Wantan” P. Palanca, and Dr. Ernesto Palanca of Ang Dalangpan.* (Jein Pabalinas photo)

Victorias City Gets P7.5-M Grant for ‘Yolanda’ Victims

Victorias City obtained a grant of P7, 500,000 from Vice President Jejomar Binay through the efforts of Cong. Alfredo Abelardo Benitez to be used for the implementation of the City’s Housing Materials Assistance (HOMA) Project under the National Housing Authority (NHA) Materials Assistance Program in coordination with the City Housing Office last May 21.


L-R councilors Ronilo Sarito, Blandino Galinato, Sulpicio Montinola Jr., Teodoro Panisales, Vincent Marie Roa, Vice Mayor Jerry Jover and Victorias City Mayor Francis Frederick Palanca turn-over check worth P7.5-M to City Housing Office Head Primilo Solinap for the benefit of Yolanda victims.*

The Victorias City HOMA Project memorandum of agreement between NHA and the City Government of Victorias was signed by NHA General Manager, Atty. Chito Cruz and Mayor Francis Frederick Palanca.

Four LGUs Ink Localized Mortgage Program

The local governments of Talisay, Murcia, Victorias and E.B. Magalona entered into an agreement with the government’s Social Housing Finance Corporation (SHFC) for the Localized Community Mortgage Program (LCMP).

Mayors Eric Saratan, Andrew Montelibano, Francis Frederick Palanca and Vice Mayor Rex Depasucat signed the agreement for Talisay, Murcia, Victorias and E.B. Magalona respectively with SHFC president Ma. Ana Oliveros.

Victorias City Kicks Off Brigada Eskwela, Turns Over Rescue Boats to 6 Barangays

Mayor Francis Frederick Palanca, Vice Mayor Jerry Jover in the presence of City Councilors turned over painting materials to the different schools of the City during the flag ceremony as Brigada Eskwela 2014 kicks off.

Each of the school received buckets and gallons of semi gloss white paints, paint rollers, brushes, paint racks and other painting materials.

These will help them in their ongoing Brigada Eskwela in preparation for the opening of classes.