Candon City takes pride in LGBT Summit
Legend has it that at the end of every rainbow sits a leprechaun, hammering on a shoe, who will reveal the whereabouts of a crock of gold. But nobody gets to the end of anything without having a start. This start is what McJarwin Cayacap found in Ilocos Sur when he represented humanists at the first-ever LGBT summit in the region.
On December 3, 2017, at 10 AM, Candon City Government, its LGBT Pride Council and MRRD-NECC LGBT Pilipinas in partnership with the Provincial Pride Council of Ilocos Sur and Humanist Alliance Philippines, International (HAPI) held the 1st Candon City LGBT Summit at the Center for Culture and the Arts.
HAPI, through its LGBTQ+ & Straight Alliance arm and strong partnership with MRRD-NECC LGBT Pilipinas, is always proud and happy to participate in any event that promotes respect for LGBT rights and supports regard for their welfare. Where there are LGBTs is where humanism burns with desire for equality and non-discrimination.