Banana growers back RP SEAG athletes

“This won’t be the last, “said PBGEA president Stephen Antig before his group and the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) signed a Memorandum of Agreement on Tuesday night.

The PBGEA will provide free of charge, at least 120 cartoons of fresh banana weekly to the PSC for its 800 national athletes vying for the 24th Southeast Asian Games this December in Thailand.

“This is a big thing. We honored and valued this collaboration and we salute the PBGEA for the support, “William Ramirez, PSC Chair said.

Also present at the MOA signing were Commissioners namely Leon “Binggoy” Montemayor, Bong De Luna, Joey Mundo and Ritchie Garcia.

“We are here in full force to show our gratitude to the PBGEA for their continuous support, “Garcia said. Garcia heads Task Force SEAG.(Rico Biliran/MindaNews).