MALACAÑANG, Manila. The Municipality of San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte through Municipal Vice Mayor Edistio P. Valdez receives the 2018 Philippine Heritage Award on Heritage Education and Interpretation.

Said award is in recognition of the town’s exemplary works and contributions in the area of heritage preservation and conservation efforts through the Damili or earthenware modules and Damili School of Living Traditions.

This program helps sustain and reinvigorate earthenware-making as an integral part of the community’s social life.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte conferred the special citation to the municipality after careful evaluation and recommendation of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA).

The Philippine Heritage Awards is an annual conservation recognition program for special achievements and important contributions and services in the area of heritage preservation and conservation efforts.

Agbiag San Nicolas!
To God be the glory!