Koronadal City—“Push natin ‘to!” Participants from different towns in the province of South Cotabato shout out the 2019 Nutrition Month celebration theme that encourages the public to eat healthy food and be active during the culmination program held at the Sto. Nino Gymnasium, Sto. Nino, South Cotabato, Tuesday.
During the program, Maria Ana Uy, Provincial Nutrition Action Officer (PNAO), and the Provincial Nutrition Committee handed over a plaque of recognition to outstanding people in the community and towns in the implementation of the nutrition program in South Cotabato.
The best implementers of Nutrition Program are the following:
- Suralah Outstanding Municipality in the Province
- Dr. Neil Crespo Outstanding Municipal Nutrition Action Officer
- Barangay Crossing Palkan Outstanding barangay Nutrition Committee
- Virgennete Jickain (Brgy. Crossing Palkan) Outstanding Nutrition Scholar
Meanwhile, cooking contest and Zumba Dance Contest are the major activities during the nutrition culmination program.
Participants from Polomolok bagged the Zumba Dance championship and cooks from the municipality of Sto. Nino got the winning recipe for the cooking contest.
“Cooking and dancing are good bonding moments with our kids!” Uy added.