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LCC Supports Ligao City’s 14th Cityhood Anniversary - The City Government of Ligao geared up for the grand celebration of Ligao City’s 14th Cityhood Anniversary. The celebration started on March 18 and ended on March 24, the day of Ligao’s Cityhood Anniversary.
Timmy Pavino Serenades Ligaoeños - Pop balladeer of The Voice of the Philippines Season 2, Timmy Pavino, graces LCC Mall Ligao as part of LCC’s support to Ligao’s 14th Cityhood Anniversary. Pavino, also serenaded the lovely candidates of Binibining Ligao 2015 at Ligao City Gymnasium. “It was truly a wonderful experience”, says Timmy Pavino.
LCC Foundation Partners with DOH-BBC, CHO for ‘Give Blood for Love’ - As part LCC Mall’s corporate social responsibility (CSR), the LCC Foundation, Inc., has successfully conducted a bloodletting activity last February 27, 2015 at LCC Mall Event Center, Legazpi City; March 13, 2015 at LCC Mall Event Center, Tabaco City; March 20 at LCC Iriga; March 27 at LCC Mall Event Center, Naga City; and April 21 at LCC Mall Event Center, Polangui City.
Timmy Pavino and Daryl Ong Croon LCC Shoppers - Timmy Pavino and Daryl Ong of ABS-CBN’s The Voice of the Philippines Season 2 had their fans and the audience shrieking with their soulful performances for their mall shows at LCC Malls Tabaco and Legazpi last April 17, 2015.
LCC Foundation Brings Smiles to DNHS Pupils’ Tummy - LCC Mall-Naga LCC Foundation, Inc. has reached out to young pupils of Daraga North Central Elementary School in Brgy. Bagumbayan, Daraga, Albay for the feeding program last March 5, 2015. Aside from the nutritious goto served, the kids also enjoyed the many parlor games with exciting mini prizes.
BU–PAFT Idol and PAFT Siklaban at LCC Mall Legazpi - The Philippine Association of Food Technologists (PAFT) – Bicol University Chapter, the official organization of the BS Food Technology students of College of Industrial Technology (BUCIT), has partnered with LCC Mall Legazpi for the “BU–PAFT Idol and PAFT Siklaban” held last February 27, 2015 at the Event Center.
LCC Employees Attend 5-Day Pollution Control Training of DENR - The Department of Environment and Natural Resources Regional Office in Bicol (DENR-ROV) conducted a five-day Basic Pollution Control Training for some 50 employees of Bicol’s retail giant, Liberty Commercial Center (LCC), on February 27 until March 8, 2015 at the 6th Floor Function Room of LCC Mall, Legazpi City.
Actor Neil Coleta Serenades LCC Malls Shoppers - Fast-rising showbiz actor Neil Coleta made rounds of LCC malls in Legazpi City, Ligao City, Polangui and Daraga on February 28, 2015 as a post-valentine treat to loyal LCC customers.
LCC Fire Brigade Team is Ready, Capable: Legazpi City BFP - FResults of the practical exercises and evaluation conducted on the members of the LCC Fire Brigade Team have shown their readiness and capabilities to respond to crises situations, especially during fire emergencies, according to the Legazpi City Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP).
McDonald’s Dessert Center now opens at LCC Supermarket, Tabaco City - It’s nothing but—hmmm—yummy sweetness on Valentine’s Day as McDonald’s Dessert Center (Kiosk) opened on February 14, 2015 at the LCC Supermarket of LCC Mall, Tabaco City.
The store’s opening and blessing on that rainy Saturday lured shoppers, lovers-on-a-date and children to the kiosk to savour the great-tasting offerings such as Hot Fudges, Sundaes, Milkshakes, Mcfloats and Mcflurries that come in various flavourful combos and sizes.
LCC Joins TADA:Walk for the Poor, Walk with the Poor - LCC Mall employees participated in the very successful Annual Walk for Life last February 21, 2015. This year, the event embodies the theme, “TADA: Walk for the Poor, Walk with the Poor” in line with the 2015 celebration on the Year of the Poor, sponsored by the Diocesan Pastoral Council. The event started with a mass at 5 a.m. at the Albay Cathedral and ended with a Zumba at Our Lady of The Gate Parish.
LCC Malls Celebrated Chinese New Year - Gong Xi Fa Cai! That’s the greeting of everyone last February 19 to finally welcome Chinese New Year. The important Chinese festival, which is also known as the Spring Festival, marks the start of new life and the season of plowing and sowing.
LCC Malls highlighted Chinese New Year through its mall lantern decors. The traditional lanterns, which have become a well-known symbol of China, are hanged in LCC’s atriums and ceilings.
A Lovely Valentine’s at LCC Malls - LCC Malls celebrated Valentine’s Day with series of events. Customers who felt a bit shy expressing their feelings sang their heart out and let their special someone get kilig to the bones. The first participants who hit a score of 90 get a free Heart Petit Cake.
LCC Malls Spread Festive Cheers at the Cagsawa Festival 2015 - Daragueños recently celebrated Cagsawa Festival on its 4th year. The annual month-long Festival is a reminder of Mayon Volcano’s most violent eruption on Feb. 1, 1814 that buried the Cagsawa Church. Now, the Cagsawa Ruins is a historic reminder of survival of Daragueños; and how they converted this tragic history into a momentous memory. And as a commemoration of everything, people of Albay are gathered every February to celebrate not the recollection of the disaster’s horrors, but their determined spirit and resiliency filled with festivities, sports and cultural events.
LCC Mall Naga Bags Top Taxpayer Award Anew - LCC Mall-Naga was again chosen as one of the awardees for the 2013 Naga City Top Taxpayer Awards, a prestigious recognition being given yearly by the Local Movement Unit of Naga City to individuals, corporations and organizations who have paid the highest local taxes for a given period and thus contributed significantly to the progress and development of the City of Naga.
LCC Mall-Legazpi conducted an almost-perfect ‘Fire and Earthquake Drill’ in the morning of February 19, 2014 as part of the company’s in-house disaster preparedness program. The one-hour simulation of a fire and earthquake situation was executed very well by the employees and staff of LCC earning a score of 9 out of the perfect 10 from the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), Legazpi City headed by Fire Marshal Damian Rejano, Jr.
LCC Mall-Legazpi participated in the very successful people’s march dubbed as “Walk for Life, Walk for Love,” last February 15, 2014 sponsored by the Diocesan Pastoral Council of the Diocese of Legazpi.
LTO smoothly operations at LCC - Following its opening last December 23, 2014, the new Naga City District Office of the Land Transportation Office (LTO) at LCC Mall Naga smoothly operated for the convenience of its growing clients.
The one-stop-shop is complete with an emission shop as well as insurance and medical facilities. With a wide parking space, clients also experience convenience and fast service in fully air-conditioned premises.
Bicol-based private firm opens job opportunities exclusive to indigent workers - Liberty Commercial Center (LCC), the biggest chain of malls and stores in Bicol, has formalized the opening of its doors of employment to members of the indigent sector in the region, exclusively to those identified by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) into the government’s Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) program.
LCC Donates Relief Goods to Yolanda Survivors - Bicol’ s top retailer and mall operator, LCC has donated relief goods to the Yolanda survivors in Tacloban City. The donations were composed of 10 boxes containing 500 pcs. of new blankets and 36 sacks of sorted out used clothings. In simple turnover ceremonies held on January 16, 2014 at LCC Mall Legazpi, the LCC Foundation, Inc. released the donations through Ms. Rhardz Barcia of the Manila Times and the Philippine Air Force (PAF) Tactical Operations Group 5 led by Major Arvin Joel Buan.
LTO One-Stop-Shop opens at LCC - A new District Office of the Land Transportation Office (LTO Bicol Regional Office) has opened at the LCC Mall, Naga City on December 23, 2013.
LCC Foundation Reaches Out to School Children for Christmas - At least 2,116 schoolchildren from five populated elementary schools in four urban cities in Bicol felt the true spirit of Christmas when LCC Foundation, Inc. conducted the “Pamasko ng LCC: Kalinisan ng Batang Masaya at Matalino” from December 16-18, 2013.
LCC-DSWD MoU SIGNING. Signing the LCC-DSWD partnership are (from left to right) DSWD Assistant Regional Director for Operations Corazon Mina, Director Arner Garcia, Representative Ging Guerra of Metro Fund Providers, Inc. and LCC HR Group Head Belen Catanduanes. The MoU signing was held during the SLP Partnership Forum at the South Ocean Villa Restaurant in Legazpi City on December 19, 2013. LCC and its subsidiary, Metro Fund Providers, Inc. signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Region V on December 19, 2013 at the South Ocean Villa Restaurant in Legazpi City.
LCC Department Store has staged the first-ever Ms. Beauty All Over Search of Block & White and Eskinol at the Event Center I, LCC Mall, Legazpi City on December 21, 2013. Organized by ActivAsia Group, Ms. Beauty All Over was an inter-collegiate search for young and pretty female students. Participating schools included Mariners Polytechnic Colleges Foundation, Bicol University Legazpi Main and Tabaco Campus, Bicol College
Daraga and STI College.
Give love on Christmas! An advance treat to all the kids out there! LCC Department Store and Toys for Me brought the sweetest smiles to its customers! The TOY FAIR activity was a one month celebration packed with different exciting promos and activities in the store like the Lots-a-hug raffle promo where exciting prizes are up for grabs. Customers have a chance to win kiddy bikes and huggable Teddy bears and other character stuffed toys. And there’s more! Toys for me held a series of live mascot appearances in selected stores and a mini- clown show as part of the major attractions of the fair. The said activity was both fun and memorable, one not only to the kids but for the kids in all of us. It’s love and happiness that LCC wants to share with you this Christmas!
LCC LIGAO INAUGURAL OPENING - Sharing honors at the ribbon-cutting ceremony are (from right) Vice Mayor Jorlan T. Guanzon, City Mayor Patricia Alsua, Cong.Fernando Gonzales and LCC Chairman and CEO Antonio Tan during the Inaugural Opening of LCC Ligao at Ligao Town Center in Ligao City on December 13, 2013. Hundred s of Ligaoeños flock to Ligao Town Center when LCC Ligao opens for business on December 14, 2013.
LCC LIGAO INAUGURAL OPENING - Sharing honors at the ribbon-cutting ceremony are Vice Mayor Jorlan T. Guanzon, City Mayor Patricia Alsua, Cong.Fernando Gonzales and LCC Chairman and CEO Antonio Tan during the Inaugural Opening of LCC Ligao at Ligao Town Center in Ligao City on December 13, 2013. Hundred s of Ligaoeños flock to Ligao Town Center when LCC Ligao opens for business on December 14, 2013.
The Environment Management Bureau (EMB) Regional Office V, in partnership with the different public and private sectors led by LCC-Liberty Commercial Center held the PIDAL PARA SA GABOS, PARA SA MALINIG NA PAROS: PART 2 on November 23, 2013, 5:00 am at Peñaranda Park, Albay District, Legazpi City. It’s a bicycle fun ride which aimed to create awareness among our citizenry to fight for clean air. The event included a fun ride, MOA signing for Adopt-an-Estero and awarding for outstanding riders. The fun ride route started in Albay Park passing through Washington Drive to Rawis and back to the Peñaranda Park for the finish line. Three LCC employees actively joined and won the prize for Best Dressed Riders.
CONTRACT SIGNING FOR LCC LIBMANAN Bicol’s retail giant LCC -Liberty Commercial Center and the Local Government Unit of Libmanan, Camarines Sur held a contract signing for the soon to rise LCC Libmanan on November 4, 2013 at the Sangguniang Bayan Session Hall. The contract signing was led by LCC Managing Director for Property Management Ronald Tan and Mayor Marilyn Jimenez with Vice Mayor Rommel Bulaong and members of the Sangguniang Bayan and department heads in attendance.
CONTRACT SIGNING FOR LCC MALL DARAGA PHASE II LCC Managing Director for Property Management Ronald Tan and Mayor Gerry Jaucian lead the lease contract signing for LCC Mall Daraga Phase II at Buildings 1 & 2 of the Daraga Public Market held on October 25, 2013 at the Mayor’s Residence. A bigger LCC Mall Daraga will soon open following the lease contract signing between the Liberty Commercial Center and the municipal government for the former’s Phase II at the 2/F of the Daraga Public Market Buildings 1 & 2 along Rizal St. in Daraga, Albay. Held on October 25, 2013 at the Mayor’s Residence, the signing was made between LCC Managing Director for Property Management Ronald Tan and Municipal Mayor Gerry Jaucian.
LCC NIGHT IN LEGAZPI PORT DISTRICT FIESTA CELEBRATION The Liberty Commercial Center celebrates LCC Night in Legazpi City, in support to Legazpi Port District Fiesta Celebration on October 23, 2013 along Quezon Avenue in front of LCC Mall-Legazpi. The event sought to bring entertainment to our valued customers at the same time as a way of expressing appreciation for their continuous support over the years. The crowd-drawing event included variety shows such as dancing, singing, acting, games and raffle draws with more fun and prizes. Highlighting the LCC Night was the performance of BAMBOO Look-A-Like.
CONTRACT SIGNING FOR LIGAO TOWN CENTER The contract for the operation of the Ligao Town Center was signed between and among (seated from left) LCC Managing Director Ronaldo Tan, LCC Chief Operations Officer Romeo Tan and Mayor Patricia Alsua with Vice Mayor Jorlan Guanzon and LCC Corporate Affairs Manager Guada Espinas. Witnessing the signing were (standing from left) Councilors Ana Manlangit, Jaypee David, Howard Sim Imperial, Albay 3rd district Cong. Fernando Gonzales, Councilor Estevan Gonzales, Liga President Victorio Palencia Jr., Councilors Jowe Canaveral, Noel Cerillo, Teodorico Residilla Jr. and Alfonso Saret. Not in photo are Councilors Helen Abalos and Manuel Garcia.
LCC MODEL EMPLOYEE LCC Chief Operations Officer Romeo S. Tan, with management representatives, awards the Certificate of Recognition as LCC Model Employee and Gift Certificates to Ms. Jessa Lofamia for exceptional honesty in the performance of work. On 07 October 2013, 11:25 AM, Ms. Lofamia -Promo Assistant at LCC Mall Legazpi, found an envelope containing P 109,522.00 together with ID and bills left by LCC customer at 2nd floor fitting room. The envelop was returned to owner/ customer at around 12:10NN of same day upon claim.
LCC HOLDS 3rd LEADERSHIP CAREER CONGRESS LCC Bicol’s retail giant and mall operator successfully conducted the 3rd Leadership and Career Congress on Thursday with hundreds of top graduating students and student leaders representing 16 colleges and universities across the region in attendance at the jam-packed The Concourse Convention Center in Tabaco and Legazpi city. Sought-after motivator and speaker Ian Barcelona of the Breakthrough Leadership Management Consultancy, Inc. was the resource person. The student audience lauded him not only for his unique style of delivery but for his hilarious antics and power packed principles as well.
LCC SUPPORTS NUTRITION FUN WALK LCC Corporate Marketing Consultant Salde Labayen awards P500.00 worth of gift check to Mrs. Salvacion Arimado, 76 yrs. old of Brgy. Estanza, Legazpi City as the Oldest Female participant during the Regional Fun Walk for hunger mitigation and malnutrition held on July 1, 2013 in Legazpi City. Ms. Arlene Reario also awarded P500.00 worth of GC to DILG for having the biggest number of participants.
LCC SUPPORTS BIGGEST HUMAN ANTI-SMOKING LOGO As one of the sponsors of the Biggest Human Anti-Smoking Logo event, LCC provided bottled water to all the 13,000 participants who gathered and formed the anti-smoking sign at the Bicol University Ball Grounds in Legazpi City on June 28, 2013.
LCC personnel headed by Corporate Marketing Salde Labayen (left) and Security & Safety Consultant Rolly Esguerra (4th from right) join Board Member Herbert Borja of Smoke-Free Albay Network and Al Almario of PBN-DZGB (3rd and 2nd from left, respectively) during the Biggest Human Anti-Smoking Logo event held at the Bicol University Ball Grounds on June 28, 2013.
LCC DONATES 13,000 BOTTLED WATER TO 13,000 HUMAN LOGO PARTICIPANTS Personnel from LCC Malls headed by Corporate Marketing Consultant Salde Labayen distribute bottled water to the participants of the Biggest Human Anti-Smoking Logo held on June 28, 2013 at the Bicol University Grounds, Legazpi City.
JOB FAIR The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Region V, in partnership with LCC conducted a Job Fair on June 12, 2013 at the Event Center 1, LCC Mall Legazpi as part of DOLE’s Job Caravan. Out of more than 300 applicants, 138 will be hired. DOLE Regional Director Nathaniel Lacambra (4th from right) and staff are joined by LCC Corporate Marketing Consultant Salde Labayen (5th from left) and LCC HR Group Head Romulo Panganiban, HR Manager for Department Store Sheila Tullao and HR Manager for Supermarket Jose Oliver Bagares Jr. (3rd, 2nd and at right, respectively).