The National Nutrition Council of the Department of Health (NNC-DOH) recently informed Mayor Antonio B. Chavez that LGU San Jose ranks first among the municipalities in the Bicol Region with low prevalence (3.07%) of malnutrition.

The communique dated November 11, 2015 further stated that such is achieved by an effective and efficient nutrition program management sustainably done in the municipality and the barangays for both preschoolers and school children. Thus, the LGU will receive a certificate of recognition and token for this citation.

Accordingly, the 2015 Regional Nutrition Awarding Ceremony will be conducted on November 20, 2015 at the Villa Caceres Hotel in Naga City.