Los Angeles: Another year has been given to the Ilonggo Association to come together and become one community. On May 17, 2008, they will be celebrating four years of service to Iloilo City and Island of Panay and will be inducting a new set of Officers for 2008 – 2010 at the plush Glendale Hilton lead by incoming President Eduardo “Butch Zaragoza”. The Ilonggo Association have pledged together to work hand in hand to achieve the vision they have dreamed of four years ago.
Continuing the great Ilonggo spirit of service and camaraderie, the new set of Officers are: President Eduardo “Butch” Zaragoza (pictured), First Vice President Wilfredo Alejandria, Second Vice-President Rosemarie Chua, Secretary Mel Sarmiento, Assistant Secretary Dinah Servando, Treasurer Jerome Octaviano, Assistant Treasurer Alma Jesena, Auditor Rey Gayomali, Assistant Auditor Dexter Riobuya, Business Manager Yvette Untarya, Assistant Business Manager Orchid Ecchevaria, P.R.O. Rene Aaron, Assistant P.R.O. Maribel Saadnia and Peace Officers Third Alejandria, Alberto Biclan, Rolando Chua, Gabby Prieto and Hector Solinap.
Incoming President Eduardo Butch Zaragoza echoes the vision of Ilonggo Association which states “maghili-ugyon kita tanan” (let us all come and work together). Congratulations to the incoming officers of Ilonggo Association and join them as they celebrate the Induction of Officers on May 17, 2008, 5:30 p.m., at the prestigious Glendale Hilton, 100 W. Glenoaks Blvd, Glendale, Ca 91202. For more information and tickets, please call Ilonggo President-Elect Eduardo ‘Butch’ Zaragoza at (818) 831-4158.