The University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) and UP Alumni Association (UPAA) – Iloilo Chapter signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) last April 21, 2022 for the Handumanan Fund Drive.
The Handumanan Fund Drive will serve as a vehicle for UP’s 75th presence in Iloilo fund drive to attain its initiatives, namely the development of Iloilo City campus as a heritage hub and the development of the Miagao campus as a biodiversity hub.
UPAA-Iloilo will undertake and initiate the said fund drive and collectively represent the donors to attain the completion of these strategic initiatives.
UPV was represented by Chancellor Clement Camposano while UPAA-Iloilo was represented by its president, Mr. John Evaristo Cañonero.
Information and Publications Office director, Ms. Gerthrode Charlotte Tan-Mabilog and UPAA-Iloilo vice president, Ms. Consuelo Geduspan served as witnesses during the signing.
Aside from the attainment of strategic initiatives, the fund that will be generated will also be used to provide relief assistance to constituents in distress.
The signing took place at the Office of Initiatives in Culture and the Arts Conference Room.