On March 18, 2023, St. Joseph College of Baggao, (SJCB) celebrated its 73rd Founding Anniversary with a bang, thanks to its supportive alumni who came home to their alma mater in record numbers.
With more than 600 members registered, the SJCB Alumni Association led by Judge Nicanor Pascual turned over their initial donation of 150k pesos and 10 HK dollars collected during the affair to the school. The donation will go towards the refurbishment of the gate leading to the gymnasium, a much-needed improvement that will greatly benefit the school community.
In his speech, Judge Nicanor Pascual thanked the alumni for their unwavering support of SJCBI. He emphasized the importance of partnerships between the school and its alumni in delivering transformative education to its stakeholders.
SJCB President, Fr. Gerard Ariston Perez, expressed his gratitude to the alumni for their continued support and for being present in such a momentous event. He recognized the important role that alumni play in the development of the institution, not just financially, but also in terms of providing mentorship and guidance to students.
The event was filled with joyous celebrations as alumni reminisced about their time in SJCBI and reconnected with old classmates and friends. The school showcased various cultural and artistic performances, highlighting the talent and diversity of its students.
SJCB welcomes the continued partnership of its alumni as it strives to improve and recalibrate its educational system. Together, they will work towards providing a better future for the next generation of leaders.
In conclusion, the 73rd Founding Anniversary of SJCB was a resounding success, thanks to the unwavering support of its alumni. The event served as a testament to the strong bond between the school and its graduates, as they continue to work together towards a common goal. Mabuhay SJCB!