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Toastmasters holding
leadership gab

The Division D Toastmasters International headed by governor Mhel Sillador is holding a Regional Youth Communication and Leadership Congress, today until Sunday, at Balay Kalinungan, University of St. La Salle, Bacolod City, a press release from Juliana Carbon, project chair, said.

Keynote speaker will be Rep. Mercedes Alvarez (Neg. Occ., 6th District).

Students from various public and private high schools in Negros Occidental and Panay will attend the congress.

Adults and professionals may also attend and listen to topics such as Communicate with Power, Speaking on Television, Establishing Linkages, Culture, Gender and Communication, Empowering Youth, Power Dressing and Social Responsibility, the press release added.*

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Free demo on
massage starts today

The United Persons with Visual Impairment headed by Ricky Amante will hold a free massage demonstration on Friday and weekends starting today, at the New City Mall, formerly De la Rama Center at Luzuriaga Street, Bacolod City, a press release from the group said.

The demo at the mall hallway starts at 9 a.m.     

Those who wish for more information may call Wella Sevido at Tel. No. 476-63-06, the press release added.*

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KEC to mark 14th year

The Kabankalan Evangelical Church will hold its 14th anniversary Sunday with Pastor Dennis Roldan, former actor, congressman and Philippine Basketball Association player, as speaker in their morning worship service, a press release from Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental said.

City officials are also invited to attend the worship service whose theme is “God Breaks Hard Hearts and Heals Broken Hearts.”

There will be a motorcade of the church members with Roldan in the city tomorrow at 9 a.m., followed by a visitation at the city jail with the Rotary Club of Kabankalan in the afternoon, Pastor Noe Abello of KEC said.

Choirs from Bacolod and Himamaylan cities will also sing during the worship service. KEC is located at Georgina Homes, Kabankalan, the press release added.*

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Alumni of La Salle
help fund scholars

A check donation from the University of St. La Salle High School Class ’86 amounting to P100,000 for the One La Salle Scholarship fund was received by president and chancellor Br. Ray Suplido, during turnover rites recently, a press release from USLS in Bacolod City said.

Representing HS’ 86 during the ceremony at the President’s Office were Kerr Michael Cruz, Luigene Lacson, and Serge Velez, with alumni relations director Cugie Loarca.

The donation came from a portion of the proceeds of the One La Salle Perpetual Cup Golf Tournament organized by HS ‘86 last year at the Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club.

About 120 alumni golfers and guests representing different batches, including golfers from La Salle Taft, Green Hills, CSB, Zobel, Lipa and Iligan, as well as some Lasallian golfers from Cebu joined the tournament, the press release said.

Loarca commended the efforts HS ‘86 saying that the batch showed a good preview of a good alumni golf tournament for the coming Centennial One La Salle Perpetual Cup in November 2011.

The USLS Alumni Association and the Alumni Relations Office also coordinated with HS ‘86 for this event, the press release added.*

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Free demo on massage starts today
KEC to mark 14th year
Alumni of La Salle help fund scholars

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