Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation 493, series of 200, the Cooperative month is annually commemorated every month of October.
On October 24, the Municipal Agricultural Office with the theme, “COOPERATIVES: Partners for Building Resilient and Empowered Communities towards a Better and Stronger Philippines” culminated the month-long celebration of Cooperatives Month in the Municipal Covered Court.
A parade kicked-started the event at 7:30 in the morning, followed by Palarong Pinoy in the Municipal Covered Court.
The activity was participated by more than 20 cooperatives in the municipality celebrating the value and spirit of cooperativism: the SAFRAGEMC, Nabunturan Integrated Cooperative, Tagum Cooperative Nabunturan Branch, Kapalong Cooperative, and others.
Activities and programs that promotes awareness and significance of the cooperatives were observed to foster resilience and empowered communities.