In celebration of the 103rd Anniversary of Cooperatives in the Philippines with the theme “Cooperatives: Partner in Building Resilient and Empowered Communities Towards Better and Stronger Philippines”, series of nationwide activities for the National Cooperative Month are lined up. ACDI MPC, through its more than 100 offices nationwide, renders its full support and cooperation to the Cooperative Development Authority and the more than 27,000 strong member Community of Cooperatives nationwide, throughout this month-long celebration.

In Central Mindanao Area Operations (CMAO), ACDI MPC Cagayan de Oro Branch joined the kick-off Opening salvo and Parade held at Provincial Capitol Grounds, Cagayan de Oro City, organized by CDA Regional Offices and Local Government Units on September 30. Likewise, ACDI MPC Butuan Branch participated in the Opening Salvo, Mini Parade and Zumba session at Provincial Covered Court, Butuan City, ACDI MPC Tacurong Office personnel joined the celebratory activities held at City Gymnasium, Tacurong City on October 2. On October 6, ACDI MPC General Santos and Cebu Branch participated in the Cooperative Parade and Fun Run at Oval Gymnasium, General Santos City and Plaza Sugbo, Cebu City respectively.

Simultaneous with General Santos and Cebu, ACDI MPC Fort Bonifacio selected branch personnel joined the other coop-members of the Cooperative Union of Taguig and Pateros (COUNTPA) in jumpstarting the Coop Month celebration through a Colorful Fun Run dubbed as “Coop on the Go!” and a subsequent Zumba session. The kick-off activity was held at the C6 New Lower Bicutan Taguig City on October 6.

As ACDI MPC joins the month-long celebrations, the Cooperative makes its commitments to advance nation-building louder, bolder, and more meaningful from today and the years to come.

Expect more involvement from ACDI MPC offices in the upcoming activities for the Coop Month Celebration. Updates will be posted regularly on ACDI MPC’s official website ( and official Facebook Page (

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