Month of October was declared Cooperative Month, in celebration, the Baclayon Employees Multi-Purpose Cooperative (BEMPCO) distributed school supplies to grader pupils of Cambanac Primary School and Tunga Elementary School in Baclayon town. Grader teachers of Cambanac Primary School Jocelyn Gatabon, Lilia Ochavillo (upper photo) and Tunga Elementary School teachers Irene Deles and Lucia Aguanta (lower photo) together with their pupils received school supplies from BEMPCO officers headed by its chairman Edilberto Salamat, Jr., coop staff , coop secretary Frony Narisma. The distribution on Oct 10 is in cooperation with the local government of Baclayon headed by Mayor Benecio Uy. Other BEMPCO officers are board of directors Apolinar Revil, Engr. Andresita Alo, Denis Misael Paman, Marie Joy Arado; general manager Restituto Gatal, Jr., longs term manager Elisa Caballo, short term manager, Elizabeth Locot, assistant secretary Crisologo Quinal. Irene Quinal, treasurer, Cerlina Aya-ay, bookkeeper and Celia Paman, posting clerk. The activity is one the coop’s social responsibility to the community.