New Catandungan Association Will Be Formed says Manlangit

The New Catandungan Association Canada - Ontario (CACO) will be formed according to Ignacio Lopez Manlangit.

Manlangit, a former student leader during his university days at the Manila Luis Quezon University, said that the eleven (11) municipalities of the province of Catanduanes will be represented in the association and automatically become members of the board of directors which will be headed by a Chairman.

He said that the eleven (11) towns of the island province of Catanduanes are Bagamanoc, Baras, Bato, Caramoran, Gigmoto, Pandan, Panganiban, San Andres, San Miguel, Viga, and Virac.

Manlangit said that several natives of Catanduanes in Ontario said that the new organization of natives of Catanduanes aimed to help Catandunganons not only in Ontario but other parts of Canada who need help and at the same time will be helping towns in the province which need help considering that the province is a typhoon belt.

For more information, kindly contact Mr. Manlangit at 647-274-2566 or write this reporter at

By Manuel Papa
Source: St. Jamestown News Service
TORONTO, Ontario
August 08,2009