The Pagasa semi-finalists are Bayle Baguioan (UPLB, Laguna); Dionesio Cagampang and the Northern Mindanao Integrated Agricultural Research Center (Department of Agriculture [DA] Regional Field Unit 10, Cagayan de Oro City); Aileen Cuevas (Department of Social Welfare and Development Region 7, Cebu City); Excelsis de Leon (Municipal Gov. of Peñablanca, Cagayan); Ma. Annie Espinosa (BJMP, Pagbilao, Quezon); Oliver Felismino (UPLB, Laguna); Christine Garin (Municipal Gov. of Guimbal, Iloilo); Madelaine Gazmen (City Gov. of Iriga, Camarines Sur); Jose Neil Olivares (Municipal Gov. of Oton, Iloilo); Manuel Ortega (La Union Medical Center); Maria Lourdes Pacion (Parañaque City Jail Female Dorm, BJMP); Rosalito Quirino (Misamis Oriental State College of Agriculture and Technology); Girlie Gay Sañado (General Santos City Police Office); Jose Renan Suarez (Philippine Navy, Sangley Point, Cavite); Provincial Health Office-Abra Dental Team (Provincial Gov. of Abra); Aerobic Rice Research, Development and Extension Program Team (Bulacan Agricultural State College); PTRI Team (Philippine Textile Research Institute, Taguig City); and Dumalag-RHU Personnel (Dumalag Rural Health Unit, Capiz).
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