Proof of Excellence: Sta. Rosa’s recent awards
Given by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) on November 7, 2018 for the City’s excellent performance in improving programs and services extended to the constituents. Nutrition Honor Award 2018 Awarded by the National Nutrition Council on July 31, 2018 to honor the City’s 3 consecutive years of being a Green Banner Awardee and another 3 consecutive years of being a CROWN and CROWN Maintenance Awardee. It is the highest and most prestigious recognition award from NNC that is given to outstanding LGUs for their performances in nutrition programs.
Pabasa sa Nutrisyon Diamond Award 2018 Given by the Nutrition Center of the Philippines on August 20, 2018 in recognition of the City’s outstanding implementation of the Pabasa sa Nutrisyon Program and for having maintained efficient and effective performance after receiving the Hall of Fame Award in 2009 Blue Certification Level I, 2016 It was stated in the certificate that the Business Permit and License Office (BPLO) of the City of Santa Rosa “has implemented and maintains a system that conforms to the ease of doing business standards for Blue Certification.” The scope of the certification is registration of new businesses and renewal of business permits. This award is from the Office of the Ombudsman received on December 13, 2016. 2018 Anti-Drug Abuse Council Performance Award Given by the Department of Interior and Local Government on December 28, 2018 at the Manila Hotel. Santa Rosa is among the 241 local government units in the country that was given the award. Special Unit Award on the Campaign Against Illegal Drugs 2017 Given by the Philippine National Police - Police Regional Office CALABARZON on August 18, 2017. Safe Haven Award 2017
Given by The Manila Times Philippine Model Cities on May 11, 2017 in recognition of the city’s peace and order programs and situation. Seal of Child Friendly Governance 2018 Given by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on August 20, 2018 National Earth Hour Capital 2016 Given by WWF for the City’s pioneering initiatives on climate mitigation and adaptation. August 18, 2016.
Overall Best Performing City in 2016 LGU-Scorecard Awarded by the Laguna Provincial Health Office and the Department of Health Region IV-A on December 14, 2017. Hospital Performance Achiever Award (based in 2016 LGU-Scorecard)
Awarded by the Laguna Provincial Health Office and the Department of Health Region IV-A on December 14, 2017. Tourism Excellence Award for Local Government 2017
In recognition of its contribution to tourism, having implemented and accomplished programs and activities attuned to the Department of Toursm thrusts and possessed the attributes for tourism. Given by the Department of Tourism Region IV-A (CALABARZON) on November 27, 2017 at The Bellevue Manila, Alabang, Muntinlupa City. Recognition of Excellence Award 2018 Received from OpenGov Asia on April 19, 2018 during the Philippines OpenGov Leadership Forum 2018. Given to the City for the “innovative use of technology through optimisation of government processes, delivering citizen-centric services and pushing new boundaries.”