Mayor Imelda T. Aguilar spearheaded the Women’s Month celebration in a gathering attended by 500 officers of KALIPI Kalipunan ng Liping Pilipina), the biggest women’s organization in the City of Las Piñas. She emphasized that women’s empowerment is one of the priorities of her administration. The officers of KALIPI were lauded by Mayor Imelda T. Aguilar for their efforts in organizing women especially those who belong to the marginalized sector. Councillors Mark Santos and Henry Medina also attended the event to support Mayor Imelda T. Aguilar’s advocacy.
Presently, KALIPI has 30,000 members from various barangays of Las Piñas. Mayor Imelda T. Aguilar is one of its founding members. KALIPI chapters are involved in livelihood and skills training for women. For the schedule of training/seminars, those interested may contact the City Social Welfare Development Office (Tel. No. 403-70-45).