The Commission on Audit (COA) Regional Office No. XIII Family headed by Regional Director Merne T. Peñaranda gathered altogether on May 8-9, 2023 at the Covered Court of the Regional Office for the celebration of the 124th Founding Anniversary of the Commission. Spiced with exhibition and fun games such as Volleyball (Women), Basketball (Men), Badminton (Doubles), Bingo sponsored by PhilGASEA Caraga Chapter, Zumba for all, Tiktok Hits Dance, and the Fellowship Night, the two-day activity brought all COA employees in Caraga Region in unity, warm camaraderie and good sportsmanship. It also highlighted the honoring of retirees, and the recognition of the CY 2023 PRAISE National and Regional Awardees.

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           Winners of the exhibition sports and fun games, Tiktok Challenge and the National and Regional Awardees received their respective cash prizes, plaques and certificates of recognition.

        Director Peñaranda expressed how she enjoyed the fun-filled activities, and appreciates the initiative and efforts of the Steering Committee, and the untiring support and cooperation of all COA Caraganons in making the 124th COA Founding Anniversary Celebration truly a memorable and meaningful one.