Hundreds attend SSS Pensioners' Day PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 06 May 2017 13:52

By RG Antonet Go

At least 200 Social Security pensioners have attended a thanksgiving activity  marking SSS Pensioners Day at a local mall yesterday morning.

Napoleon Rabanal II, SSS Western Mindanao Senior Communication Analyst, said that 200 members attended SSS Pensioners Day which was celebrated simultaneously nationwide.

SSS Pensioners Day is a thanksgriving activity and get together among SSS pensioners, who number about 17,7888 nationwide.

Rev. Father Marciano Villagracia, Archdiocese of Zamboanga Spokesperson was the guest of honor during the occasion.

The event was also graced by AVP for Western MIndanao Division, Rodrigo Filoteo and Zamboanga City Branch Head Elizabeth Cabatingan.

A medical check up was held simultaneously with the get together.

“Si hende por cause del maga pensioners nohay SSS. Thanksgiving este y ta pidi kame gracias conel maga pensioners cay sila el original tan contribute na fondo del SSS,” Rabanal said.

SSS Pensioners Day is held annually among areas in Region 9 such as Basilan, Ipil, Dipolog and Pagadian. (RGAAGo)