Around 7,600 members of the Social Security System (SSS) in Cagayan de Oro City now have easier and more convenient access to SSS services with the opening of the new SSS Lapasan office, the 30th full-service SSS branch in Mindanao.

Located at the ground floor of the Market City building in Agora Complex, SSS Lapasan branch is expected to attract 50-percent more potential members in the Eastern part of Cagayan de Oro City.

Photo above shows SSS top officials and local government executives during the branch inauguration and blessing on February 12. In photo are: (foreground, L-R) SSS Lapasan Branch Head Valentine Q. Viajar-Aunzo, SSS Senior Vice President for Visayas-Mindanao Group Eddie Jara, Cagayan De Oro City Hon. Mayor Oscar Moreno, SSS Assistant Vice President and Officer in Charge for Northern Mindanao Division Atty. Edwin Alo, and SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Emilio de Quiros Jr. Seen partly behind them (from L-R) are Barangay Lapasan Chairman Omar Labuntog, SSS Senior Vice President for Administration Group May Catherince Ciriaco, and SSS Northern Mindanao Cluster Legal Unit Head Atty. Raul Cinco.