After being named the College of Business and Accountancy's outstanding student organization, Tarlac State University's Junior Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (TSU-JFINEX) was hailed as the Best Local Finance Organization by the Junior Confederation of Finance Associations-Philippines last July 8, 2023, in Pasig City.
The TSU-JFINEX bested around 200 JCFAP-recognized local finance organizations in the Philippines for exhibiting "organizational excellence, leadership, and eagerness to impart educational events to the finance community, as stated in the plaque they received.
The college-based organization of financial management (FM) students also brought home the Top 2 Helping Hand Award in line with its completed Student Extension Experience (SEE) projects centered on feeding programs and financial and numerical literacy lectures with elementary students in the province.
Meanwhile, TSU-JFINEX president Ingrid S. Pabona, a graduating BSBA FM student, won the Top 1 Outstanding Finance Student Leader Award as she steered the organization in contributing to the JCFAP's vision and mission.
Pabona was also awarded as the university's Outstanding Student Leader under the Student Organization category in the 2023 Araw ng Parangal organized by the Office of Student Affairs and Services.
In a Facebook posting, TSU-JFINEX adviser Prof. Christine Janelle M. Santiago congratulated the organization for bagging group awards and individual recognition.
"Congratulations, Junior Financial Executives TSU Chapter, on your incredible, exceptional milestone. Your success is an inspiration, and I am [honored] to be a part of your successful journey. I'm in awe of your dedication, humility, determination, hard work, passion to serve, and love for the community. I always knew you could do it. I am incredibly proud of you," she said.
Photo courtesy: TSU JFINEX & Prof. Christine Janelle M. Santiago