Alberto Rito Espinosa (wearing black cap) proudly displaying a plaque of appreciation given to him by the Mambulao Sangguniang Bayan. - Photo courtesy of ARTEM ANDAYA- Member, Mambulao Sanguniang Bayan.
THE Sanguniang Bayan of Mambulao has recognized a Balikbayan for his contribution to the tree-planting program of the local government.
Alberto Rito Espinosa donated an amount equivalent to 30,000 tree-planting materials as his response to the Piso para sa puno appeal of Mayor Ricarte “Dong” Padilla.
Espinosa was given a plaque of appreciation for his support towards the tree-planting effort.
Barangay Pag-asa council headed by chairman Arnel Espinosa countered Espinosa’s donation with 30,000 tree seedlings, which will be transplanted in the next few days.
Padilla has thanked the community and the overseas Mambulaoans for supporting the tree-planting effort of the local government.