Mayor Piezas personally received the award as the outstanding municipality in nutrition among the provinces and municipalities of Region VII.
One of the town's awardees was Diosdada Abarquez, barangay health worker of barangay Panadtaran, Tubigon. She was also chosen as the Outstanding Barangay Nutrition Scholar for the regional search for nutrition. With her was their barangay captain Alberto Hadlocon who assisted in receiving the plaque.
Aside from the awards and plaque received, Tubigon was also the awardee of 2007 Regional Search for Nutrition. Mayor Piezas expressed elation for the nutrition feat. Adfter receiving the award, the Tubigon executive was made to render an inspirational message during the awarding ceremony. The affair was held last Aug. 4 at the Cebu International Convention Center in Cebu City.
The plaque, certificates, and green banner were personally given by Director Susana Madarietta, chairman of the Regional Nutrition Commission. She was the former regional director of Region 7-DOH. The guest speaker during the awarding ceremony was Mariette Remonde, representative of Secretary Cerge Remonde of the Presidential Management Head. Ghaya Castillo-MPIO-Designate - Sunday Post