In celebration of Mother’s Day, the local government of Muntinlupa through the Gender and Development Office honored nine outstanding women who have excelled in their careers and have shown exceptional initiatives in nurturing their families and helping improve the lives of others. Brgy. Tunasan resident Lilian Enriquez (center) was hailed this year’s champion in the Search for Gawad Ulirang Ina. Enriquez received P55,000 cash incentive and a trophy for being recognized as the winner in 2019 Gawad Ulirang Ina Awarding Ceremony held at Ayala Malls South Park, Alabang last May 25. Finalists for this year’s search were Avelina Destura (Poblacion), Herminia Pascua (Putatan), Leticia Guevarra (Sucat), Luzviminda Gutierrez (Bayanan), Mayumi De Mesa (Alabang), Graciana Rosel (Buli), and Zenaida Villas (Cupang). Finalists received cash prizes amounting to P35,000 each. Attending the ceremony were Mayor Jaime Fresnedi, Congressman Ruffy Biazon, and Gender and Development Office Program Director Trina Biazon.