Category: General News

NEA gathers over 250 institutional managers, information officers in 1st EC Communicators’ Summit

January 23, 2018

Recognizing the indispensable role communication plays in advancing the rural electrification program, the National Electrification Administration (NEA) recently hosted its first-ever Electric Cooperative (EC) Communicators’ Summit. Held at the NEA headquarters in Quezon City, the summit brought together a total of 255 information officers (IOs) and Institutional Services Department (ISD) managers from 117 ECs nationwide. […]


State-run National Electrification Administration (NEA) has released P2.096-billion worth of loans, including calamity loans, to 52 electric cooperatives (ECs) through various loan windows in 2017, surpassing the agency’s target of P1.7 billion for the year. The bulk of loans, amounting to P1.298-billion, bankrolled the capital expenditure projects of different ECs, while P304-million were borrowed by […]

Luzminda Lagasca wins KOR 1-B District Election

January 22, 2018

The re-scheduled District Election for Koronadal I B was successfully conducted on January 21, 2018. A total of one thousand nine hundred forty eight (1, 948) votes was casted for Luzminda M. Lagasca declaring her as the winner against the one thousand for hundred (1, 400) votes casted for her opponent Leonard O. Bonzo. Covering […]

SOCOTECO-1 rises up to the challenge

January 22- The past year ended with a good note despite the transition into a new leadership as OIC GM Raffee Edsel B. Epistola takes over the helm of then GM Santiago C. Tudio. 2018 is a promising year for the Cooperative that looks forward to the challenges including the implementation of the government’s Tax […]

City Mall is now in Koronadal!

December 29, 2017

Last November 8, 2017, the 4th mall in the City of Koronadal has officially opened its doors to the public. The grand opening was graced by celebrity, Ms. Ella Cruz. Like all other branches, City Mall-Koronadal has the same theme, color and look and provides prime “food court” spaces to the top fast food brands […]

Collection Advisory this Holiday Season

December 20, 2017

COLLECTION ADVISORY: To all our valued member-consumers: Please be guided with our Power Bill Collection Schedule this Holiday Season. MAIN OFFICE @BRGY. MORALES & ASD-1, GAISANO OFFICE, CITY OF KORONADAL December 23, 2017 (Saturday) 8:00 AM – 12NN December 25, 2017 (Monday) CLOSE December 26, 2017 (Tuesday) 8:00 AM – 3:30PM December 30, 2017 (Saturday) […]

A delightful Christmas

Celebrating the JOY and WONDER of this festive season has made everyone’s heart filled with great love and cherish peace. The Cooperative with its Board of Directors together with its Management and Staff joyfully greets everyone a delightful holiday and wishes for a wonderful new year. As we celebrate this festive season of giving, let […]

Christmas Everyday

  Of all the ways that God could have chosen to reveal Himself to the world, He chose the simplest way, a way of humility. Nowadays, Christmas is celebrated in more fun and exciting ways. When we think of Christmas, we see Christmas trees, children caroling, people decking halls with boughs of holly and a […]

Merry Faces in Pedia Ward

December 18, 2017

  Kabilang ang mga batang pasyente sa Pedia Ward ng Provincial Hospital ng South Cotabato sa nabigyan ng maagang regalo ng SOCOTECO-1 sa taon-taong tradisyon nito ng pagdiriwang ng kapaskuhan sa tuwing pumapatak ang buwan ng Disyembre. Sa unang araw ng Disyembre, parte ng “one-month long” Christmas celebration ng SOCOTECO-I katuwang ang SOCOTECO-I Foundation Inc. […]

Adopt-a-School Program

December 13, 2017

The Adopt-a-School project of Socoteco-I has been running for almost a decade but the desire to help still continues. Apart from the coop’s goal to share the gift of light to far flung and remote areas in the province, it also maintains the good habit of helping people.  In coordination with SOCOTECO-I Foundation, Inc. the […]