The Regional Youth Coordinating Council (RYCC) held their quarterly meeting on October 11 to 12, 2018 at the Divine Mercy Monastery of the Carmelite Nuns of the Holy Trinity in Kawa-Kawa, Ligao City.
Participated in by 25 members of the RYCC, the two-day gathering centered its discussion on their respective diocesan youth activities such as the Youth Encounter, Facilitators Seminar Workshop (FSW), Regional Youth Day and preparations for the Year of the Youth. Updates on the Episcopal Commission on Youth (ECY) activities were also discussed.
Fr. Randy Gimeno from the Diocese of Sorsogon facilitated the meeting and Fr. Conegundo B. Garganta, Executive Secretary of the Episcopal Commission on Youth, led the celebration of the evening Holy Mass.
A Team building was held on the following day where Fr. Shondell Rudolfo from the Diocese of Virac encouraged the participants to conduct similar activities to keep their bond and closeness.
The next RYCC meeting will be hosted by the Diocese of Daet. (Jecyrel B. Belga, Secretary, Diocesan Commission on Youth)