The West Covina Outreach marked its 3rd Anniversary last February 8, 2015 along with the installation of its new set of Governance Team headed by Bro. Arnold Sancover as the in-coming Outreach Head. Held at Ellen’s Pinoy Grille in the city of La Palma, California, the celebration kicked off with a Breakfast with no less than Bro. Dito & Sis. Tata de la Cerna, RCD (Regional Council Director) BCBP USA, as the couple sharers. This was followed by a Mass officiated by Fr. Alex Ramos, SVD.
Bro. Polet Tiano, BCBP LA Chapter Head gave the opening remarks while BCBP USA Deputy RCD- West Bro. Lib Madamba presented and installed the new set of Governance Team. Bro. Edwin Dimaculangan, Outgoing Outreach Head , thanked the BCBP in general and WC Governance, Ministry Heads, AGLs for the “privilege to serve continuously for six years – 3 years in training and 3 years as full-fledged Outreach and the commitment and untiring support to our Mission“, respectively. On the other hand, Bro. Arnold reminded that while leaders come and go, “the true owner of the pasture remains the same, who is our Lord, Jesus Christ.” The simple celebration was capped with a video presentation of the Outreach’s various activities through the years while the WC choral group rendered a musical number.
The newly installed Governance Team is composed of Arnold Sancover Outreach Head, Bro. Dodong Racaza, Mission Director; Mario Conopio, Formation Director; Bro. Ricky Archinas. Program & Services Director; Bro, Charles Estrada, Unit Head, Bro. Ronald Tan, Treasurer.