Camp Col. Abendan, Zamboanga City - More than five thousand residents of Zamboanga Peninsula Region local residents benefited from the Medical Dental and Community Assistance Package “MEDCAP” Caravan initiated by the PRO9 Officers Ladies Club in partnership with Police Regional Office 9 in provinces of Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga Sibugay, Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga City and Isabela City.
Police Regional Office 9 through the Office of Regional Community Affairs Development Division conducted the Culmination Program of Women's Month entitled "A Night with Empowered Women of PRO9" at the PRO9 Multi-purpose Hall, Camp Col. Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City last March 29, 2019. The event was graced by the wife of PBGEN EMMANUEL LUIS D LICUP, Mrs. Marjorie P Licup who was the Guest of Honor and Speaker. Members of the Officers' Ladies Club also attended the activity.
PRO9 Regional Director, POLICE BRIGADIER GENERAL EMMANUEL LUIS D LICUP, welcomed PDIR GREGORIO PIMENTEL, Directorate for Intelligence was with an arrival honor on March 26, 2019, at Camp Col. Romeo A Abendan, Mercedes, Zamboanga City.
"There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women."
In support of Women's Month celebration, Police Regional Office 9 in coordination with Regional Health Service 9, and West Metro Medical Center had its free medical services for all its female personnel. PSSUPT CHRISTOPHER C BIRUNG, RCDS, acknowledge the significance of women police force during the opening ceremony.
Henry Drummond said, "happiness consist in giving and in serving others". The Officers' Ladies Club blissfully visited the village in Sta. Cruz Island in March 16, 2019 to give back to the community.