The Inner Wheel Clubs of Ranaw Circle of Friends of District 385 paid a courtesy call to Lanao del Norte Provincial Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza-Dimaporo on November 11, 2020, at the Governor’s Office, Governor Arsenio A. Quibranza Provincial Government Center, Pigcarangan, Tubod.

Governor Angging, 2nd District Congressman Abdullah ‘Bobby’ Dimakuta Dimaporo, and Provincial Administrator Ms. Sittie Aminah Quibranza Dimaporo warmly welcome the District Chair Gilda B. Brito, President Arlaine L. Areola, Vice President Adelaide P. Tuante, and the members, including Samira Ali Gutoc-Tomawis in the Land of Beauty and Bounty.

The officers and members are here in the province to pursue the dream of organizing a club for Lanao del Norte, which Ms. Edelyn ‘Bulhing’ de la Cruz is the Project Chairperson. Currently, there are six (6) clubs in Mindanao, one in Valencia, two in Cagayan de Oro, one in Iligan, and two in Pagadian.

Governor Angging appreciates the plan of the IWCP District 385 of having a club in the province and when asked to be a charter member of the soon-to-be chapter in Lanao del Norte, the Governor positively responded to join and expressed support for its future programs that benefit the residents of the community.

The meeting was also an opportunity to discuss possible programs that the IWCP would spearhead for the women of Lanao del Norte as a livelihood program, one of which is to conduct training for Mushroom productions.

The visiting officers and members expressed appreciation for the hard work and dedication of Governor Angging in managing the COVID-19 crisis, particularly the establishment of the Provincial COVID-19 Testing Laboratory, the first Molecular Biology Laboratory in Region 10 funded by a Local Government Unit by utilizing diligently the Bayanihan Grant to Provinces.

Inner Wheel Club of the Philippines, Inc. is the dynamic organization of committed women bound by friendship and dedicated to selfless service to humanity. The organization was formed in 1966 and is a charter member of the International Inner Wheel that served the world since 1924. IWCPI got more than 80 Inner Wheel clubs all over the country and committed to its mission in providing needed assistance and undertaking special projects for the community, the women, the youth, the elderly, and the marginalized sectors of society. PIO-LDN