Sunday, November 3, 2013

Newly-Elected Officers for 2014 - 2016 and President-Elect 2016 - 2018

CONGRATULATIONS to the newly-elected officers of the Bicol Association of Greater Jacksonville!!!  Supporting President Nelly Mendez for the bi-annual term of 2014 - 2016 are:

President-Elect - Mauro Gines
Vice President Southside - Celeste Matito
Vice President West Side
- Mac de la Cruz
- Bill Cole
Assistant Treasurer
- Pauline Rapadas
Recording Secretary
- Telly Reburiano
Correspondence Secretary Southside
- Eve Gratil
Correspondence Secretary West Side
- Richelle Manansala
- Mary de Asis Marinier
Assistant Auditor
- Ilde Mendez
- Beth Bides
Business Manager
- Julius Matito
- Minda Mamansag
- Coring Adique
Asstistant Chancellor
- Tito Festejo

Board of Directors
Beth Cole
Lilian Gines
Ed Obrero
Ed Gratil
Fred Fordan
Sylvia Tablada

Front row, sitting from left to right: Telly Reburiano, Mary de Asis Marinier, Nelly Mendez (President 2014 - 2016), Coring Adique, Beth Bides, and Beth Cole (Outgoing President 2012 - 2014)

Back row, standing from left to right: Pauline Rapadas, Ed Gratil, Mac de la Cruz, Richelle Manansala, Bill Cole, Ilde Mendez, Celeste Matito, Minda Mamansag, Julius Matito, and Mauro Gines (President-Elect 2016 - 2018)

Monday, September 23, 2013

Little Miss Bicol 2013 - CONGRATULATIONS!!!

The LITTLE MISS BICOL 2013 Coronation Gala will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at the

UNF University Center Grand Ballroom
12000 Alumni Way, Jacksonville, FL 32224

Lana Biala Festejo
Little Miss Bicol 2013

Kylie Manansala
Little Miss Bicol Jacksonville

Maria Alexis Herman
Little Miss Bicol Penafrancia

Rhufa Mae De los Reyes
Little Miss Bicol Charity

Scout Kuo
Little Miss Bicol Tourism

Photo Gallery: 2013 Feast of Our Lady of Penafrancia - September 21

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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Foto Feature: Little Miss Bicol 2013 Contestant RHUFA MAE DELOS REYES

30th Annual Celebration of Our Lady of Penafrancia

Basilica of the Immaculate Conception
121 E. Duval Street Jacksonville, Florida 32202

  • 9:30am                              Holy Rosary
  • 10:00am   Holy Sacrifice of the Mass
  • 11:30am                 Street Procession
  • 12:30pm                Fluvial Procession
  • 1:00pm                    Picnic Reception
Picnic Venue: Jesse Ball Dupont Park [ formerly Treaty Oaks Park]
1123 Prudential Dr. Jacksonville, Florida 32202

1. Head west on E Duval St toward Ocean St.                     
2. Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto US-90 E/Main St. N
3. Take the US- 90 E exit toward US-1 S?I-95 N                  
4. Merge onto Main St S                                                          
5. Turn left onto Prudential Dr.                                                
Venue will be on the left.                                                 

Sunday, September 8, 2013

CONGRATULATIONS to Our New Scholar!!!

From left: Anita Domingo, Danielle, Pauline Rapadas, Beth Cole (BicolJAX President), Mauro Gines and Lilian Gines
CONGRATULATIONS to DANIELLE DOMINGO the association's latest scholar!

Monday, October 15, 2012

Little Miss Bicol 2012

From left: Eric Shapiro, Maria Shapiro, Minda Mamansag, and Sidney Shapiro, 2012 Little Miss Bicol

The gala crowning and presentation of Little Miss Bicol 2012 was recently held on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at the UNF University Center to cap the celebrations of the fiesta of Our Lady of Penafrancia.

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