LBG to hold fun run, raises funds for scholarships

The Los Baños Group (LBG), Incorporated will hold a “Takbo ng Bayan para sa Kabataan” on May 18, 4 am at the UP Los Baños Baker Hall.

According to Randolph Tolentino, the activity head and one of the prime movers of the LBG Inc., the fun run aimed to gather funds for high school scholarships. Tolentino explained that LBG Inc. members have observed that several elementary students are not able to pursue high school because of financial constraints. The organization will be coordinating with the Los Baños National High School and Los Baños Community National High School in identifying deserving students for the scholarship.

LBG Inc. is a volunteer organization focused on doing community service, cleaning programs, relief operations, medical missions, among others. The organization was registered at the Securities and Exchange Commission in January 2013 and is a recognized civil society organization as well as a member of the Municipal Development Board.

The organization currently has 30 active members. LBG Inc. membership is granted to individuals who have taken part in three organization activities. Organization IDs will then be issued. LBG Inc. does not require any membership fee.

Registration fee is PhP 200 for the 2K, 5K, and 10K categories. Participants may register at the:

  • Gender and Development (GAD) Office of the New Municipal Bldg. during office hours; 
  • Leo’s Photo along Lopez Avenue from 9 am – 6 pm;
  • Timog Greens and Grill at Brgy. Timugan along the National Highway from 1 pm – 11 pm;
  • Red Gloves Boxing Gym at Junction from 8 am –  5 pm; and 
  • UPLB Baker Hall from 4-6 pm daily until May 17.

For inquiries, contact Randolph Tolentino at 0917 3783057.

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