Dr. Raul P. de Guzman celebrated his 70th birthday last
February 23, 2000 at the U.P. Executive House. A fund raising
was held during the celebration, in which proceeds were
handed over to the U.P. Foundation, Inc.
The donated sum will be used for the establishment of the
Raul P. de Guzman Distinguished Professorial Chair in Public
Administration at the National College of Public Administration
and Governance (NCPAG) and the Raul P. de Guzman Scholarship
Grants for undergraduate students at the NCPAG.
Some members of the cabinet and other officials of the
government attended the birthday celebration of Dr. de Guzman.
Prsent were Sec. Alfredo Lim, Sec. Gemma Cruz-Araneta, Sec.
Jose Pardo, Sec. Diosdado Mendoz, Sr., Sec. Domingo Siazon,
Jr., Sec. Ric Tan Legada, Monetary Board Member Melito Salazar,
Commissioner Harriet Demetriou, Presidential Asistant Alfin
Laya, former Senators Santanina RAsul and Leticia Ramos
Shahani, Atty. Estelito Mendoza and President and CEO Remedios
Macalincag of DBP. Also present were members of the academe,
close associates of Dr. de Guzman, his relatives and friends.