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Brief Description:

The Harmonized Initiatives of Media for the Spread of Good Nutrition in Region 8 (HIMSoG-8) is an organization of private and government media practitioners in Region 8 whose mission is to fight hunger and malnutrition in Eastern Visayas through the power of media.

The group aims to:

1. To provide overall communication support group to the government on Anti-Hunger Mitigation Program (AHMP) and the Promotion of Good Nutrition (PGN);

2. To serve as a coordinating body that will orchestrate the formulation, monitoring and evaluation of a communication action plan in support of the AHMP and PGN, and the updating of such plan if and when necessary;

3. To champion anti-hunger and pro-nutrition initiatives through the effective and optimum utilization of airtime and newspaper space; and

4. To act as the regional conglomerate of communication talents and skills to be tapped for persuasive communication that will result to positive behavioral changes in people towards a hunger and malnutrition-free communities.

 

The LOGO:

Himsog-8 logo

 

 

Directory of Members:

 

Name

Media Outfit

Contact Details

OFFICERS

President
ANTONIO C. PUEBLOS
Station Manager
DYOG-Calbayog

DYOG-Radyo ng Bayan
Calbayog City, Samar
dyogcalbayog@yahoo.com

Vice-President
JACOB C. GADAINGAN
Publisher
The Nation Builder

The Nation Builder
Sitio Sto. Nino
Brgy Rizal, Babatngon, Leyte
jack_c_g@yahoo.com
0927-7085708

Secretary
NINFA ILUMINADA B. QUIRANTE
Provincial Information Officer
PIA Samar

PIA-Samar
Capitol Grounds
Catbalogan City, Samar
pyang379@yahoo.com
0920-9380911

Treasurer
RAY P. GASPAY
Publisher
Samar News.com

Decobeam Cable TV Services
Calbalogan City, Samar
rpg@samarnews.com
0917-4027389

Auditor
FRANCIS C. BATULA
Station Manager

Magik-FM

Radyo Diwa
San Jose, Tacloban City
johnfrancis28@yahoo.com
0918-2869673

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

ALICE E. NICART
OIC Regional Director
PIA Region Office 8

PIA-Eastern Samar
Brgy. Tarusan
Borongan City, E. Samar
aenicart@yahoo.com.ph
0929-350-9359

FLORDELIS E. JACKSON
Provincial Information Officer

PIA Biliran

PIA-Biliran
Garcia St., Naval, Biliran
fleurdls@yahoo.com
0928-5204302

CECELIA P. TIBO
Radio Broadcaster

PBS-DYOG Radyo ng Bayan
Calbayog City
dyogcalbayog@yahoo.com
0926-6995098

AILENE N. DIAZ
OIC-Information Center Manager

PIA Northern Samar

PIA-Northern Samar
Old Capitol, Brgy. Dalakit
Catarman, Northern Samar
piakadres_norsamar@yahoo.com 
0926-5575733; 0939-7755476

ERNA S. GORNE
Provincial Information Officer
PIA Southern Leyte

PIA-Southern Leyte

Government Center
Maasin City, Southern Leyte
pia_maasin@yahoo.com
0926-6995098

GEMMA P. TABAO
Information Officer II
PIA Regional Office 8

PIA Regional Office-8
Sen. Enage St., Tacloban City
gemt7@yahoo.com
0927-480-1160; 0949-7194242

SYLMA E. LUTAO
Station Manager
Radyo Kasugbong - Catubig

New Capitol Building
Catarman, Northern Samar

VICKY ARNAIZ
Correspondent

Eastern Visayas Mail
P. Zamora Street

Tacloban City
ormocnew@yahoo.com

EVELYN B. BATIC

Proprietor

An Aton Channel

An Aton Channel
Gomez Street, Tacloban City
anatonchannel@yahoo.com
0906-2701906

RONNIE C. ROA
TV Broadcaster

City Hall
Gov't. Center, Ormoc City
rugrock@yahoo.com
0910-3858101

SARWELL Q. MENIANO
Correspondent

Leyte-Samar Daily Express
Zamora St., Tacloban City
sarwell_83@yahoo.com
0910-829532

TITO ACBO
TV Broadcaster

TV-5 Tacloban
Pawing, Palo, Leyte
kimlene_18@yahoo.com
0939-3567947

JIMMY ANGAY-ANGAY
Radio Broadcaster

DYVL- Aksyon Radyo
Cor Real & J. Romualdez Sts.
Tacloban City
jims_superstar@yahoo.com
0908-8638856

JANI ARNAIZ
Correspondent

Barangay Mantahan
Maasin City, Southern Leyte
jani_472002@yahoo.com

VICENTE ALEJANDRO S. LABRO
Editor-in-chief
Leyte Samar Daily Express

Leyte-Samar Daily Express
Zamora St., Tacloban City
venslab@yahoo.com
0921-6604773

HIMSOG-8 Adviser
ERLINDA OLIVIA P. TIU

PIA Regional Office-8
Sen. Enage St., Tacloban City
pia_ev@yahoo.com

Harmonized Initiatives of Media for the Spread of Good Nutrition in Region 8
(HIMSoG-8)
National Nutrition Council
Regional Office 8
Candahug, Palo, Leyte
(053)323-3646; (053)524-9421