Kasalan ng Purok sa San Roque, Labangal
The Sangguniang Barangay of Labangal, General Santos City, through the Local Chief Executive Hon. Darlene Magnolia R. Antonino-Custodio, Local City Registrar and Congressional Office of 1st District hosted the Libreng Kasalan ng Purok.
Unmarried couples living under one roof were given opportunity to tie the knot. It was solemnized by no other than the City Mayor Honorable Darlene Magnolia R. Antonino-Custodio.
couples with their respective ring bearers
The Libreng Kasalan ng Purok is an activity of the barangay offered to less priviledged unwed couples who are residents of Barangay Labangal to receive patrimony of marriage.
simple yet colorful and meaningful venue of the wedding
The local officials has institutionalized the free mass wedding as modest gift to unprivileged couples who could not afford the expenses of a respectable wedding.
family and friends flock the wedding venue
City Mayor Darlene Antonino-Custodio as solemnizing officer
Hon. Eduardo D. Leyson IV delivers his inspirational message
kagawad Nep Natividad
Atty. Paolo Acharon of the 1st District Congressional Office
Ma'am Darlene Antonino-Custodio with City Councilors Nepthale Natividad & Eduardo Leyson IV
Barangay Labangal officials with Kag. Nep & Kag. Ed
the ceremonial exchange of wedding rings
the newly weds
kissing of the bride and groom
During the Libreng Kasalan ng Purok, City officials emphasized the importance of marriage, its lifetime commitment to each other coupled with great responsibility to children.