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Celebrating 50 Years of Progress: Highlights from Cebu People’s Cooperative’s Annual Assembly

Cebu People’s Multi-Purpose Cooperative recently held its 50th Annual Representative Assembly last March 12, 2023, at the IEC Convention Center Cebu (IC3). The event was a significant gathering of prominent people dedicated to making important decisions for the advancement of the cooperative.

The assembly was attended by the cooperative officers and members in Good Standing (MIGS), who had a vested interest in the cooperative’s success and were there to participate in the decision-making process and provide significant inputs. The assembly was also graced by a special guest, Senator Imee Marcos.

The assembly was an essential event for Cebu People’s Multi-Purpose Cooperative as it provided a platform to discuss critical issues involving the organization. The discussions centered on the cooperative’s current state and the direction it would take moving forward. The event was divided into several sessions, with the most crucial part being the business meeting.

During the business meeting, members discussed various proposals that could affect the cooperative positively or negatively. The cooperative ambassador Mr. Jacob Layan, expressed his thoughts and happiness about the successful assembly. Although he had concerns about the cooperative’s financial challenges, it was reassuring to know that there were active plans in place to address them. He hopes that the cooperative can take steps to solve the dilemma. Despite his reservations, Mr. Layan remains optimistic that Cebu People’s Cooperative will continue to prioritize the needs of each member.

During the assembly, members had the opportunity to reflect on the cooperative’s accomplishments over the past year and identify areas for improvement. They discussed strategies to address these issues and developed plans to propel the cooperative forward.

The assembly started promptly at 8:20 AM and lasted for approximately 12 hours, showcasing the cooperative’s dedication to serving its members and community. The well-organized event saw active participation from members who engaged in meaningful discussions and made informed decisions.

The 50th Annual Representative Assembly of Cebu People’s Multi-Purpose Cooperative was a pivotal event that united its members. The discussions revolved around crucial issues affecting the cooperative, and members developed plans to tackle them. The assembly also served as a moment to commemorate the cooperative’s accomplishments from the previous year and set the course for its future. With its dedication to its members and the community, Cebu People’s Multi-Purpose Cooperative is poised to advance inclusive growth and remain a crucial pillar of the community.

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