Chief Justice Gesmundo to grace Independence Day commemoration in Bulacan

CITY OF MALOLOS- Supreme Court of the Philippines Chief Justice Alexander G. Gesmundo will join Bulakenyos in the commemoration of the 125th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence to be held at the grounds of Barasoain Church in this city on June 12, Monday, 8:00 am.

Anchored on the theme “Kalayaan. Kinabukasan. Kasaysayan”, the program will start with a flag raising ceremony, Pledge of Allegiance to the Philippine Flag, and wreath laying at the monument of Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo that will be led by the chief justice together with top local officials headed by Governor Daniel R. Fernando.

The program in Bulacan will be in synchronous with the Independence Day celebrations in Luneta Park, Manila, and Kawit, Cavite.

Meanwhile, coinciding with the Independence Day celebration, the Provincial Government of Bulacan through the Provincial Youth, Sports, and Public Employment Service Office will conduct the 2023 Kalayaan Job Fair a the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium in this city.

In partnership with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the Department of Migrant Workers, over 9,000 job vacancies coming from 63 local employers and 13 overseas agencies will be up for grabs for Bulakenyo job applicants.

Fernando said that through conducting job fairs, Bulakenyos will have more chances of landing a job that will eventually lead to the achievement of their dreams for themselves and their families.

“Kasabay ng pagdiriwang ng Araw ng Kalayaan ay atin ring bibigyan ng pagkakataon ang ating mga kalalawigan na lumaya sa kahirapan sa pamamagitan ng paglalapit sa kanila ng libu-libong oportunidad sa paghahanap-buhay,” the governor said.

In addition, there will be a mini trade fair by the Department of Trade and Industry Traders and the DOLE Integrated Livelihood Program.

Also, community services including basic haircut and chair massage, and printing and photocopying of documents will be offered for free at the venue.