Knights of Rizal 16th Commanders’ Ball on Oct. 29, 2016

Calendar Community Sep 23, 2016 at 3:13 pm

Knights of Rizal, Canada Region

By Romeo Ayson Zetazate and Dindo Orbeso

The Knights of Rizal Canada Region will hold its 16th commanders’ ball on October 29, 2016 at the Rembrandt Banquet Hall located at 930 Progress Avenue, Scarborough, Toronto. Ontario, Canada.

According to Sir Ed Prillo, KGOR, regional commander, the event will be participated in by the officers and members of the different chapters of the KOR in Canada, United States, Europe, and Asia and Philippine Knights of Rizal will be sending its own contingent.

For the officers and members of the Knights of Rizal in the world who are interested in placing their advertisements in the program, please get in touch with former Rizal Regional Commander George R.Poblete, KGCR. He can be contacted at emails: and Telephones (416) 712-5735 and (416) 298 -0573.

Officers and members from other parts of the world can also communicate with incumbent Rizal Canada  Regional Commander Ed Prillo, KGOR at email:

Expected to send the biggest delegates will be the Knights of Rizal Montreal Chapter.

Sir Prillo is appealing to all the officers and members of the Knights of Rizal Canada Region to send their advertisements and greetings to Sir George Poblete the earliest possible considering the busy schedules of the printing presses in Toronto because of the forthcoming Christmas season.

They can also get information from other Knights of Rizal in Canada which include: Sir Manny Yanga, KGOR,  Tel. (416) 858- 0616, Email:; Sir Aristeo Mondragon, KCR, Tels. (416) 388-4293 and 416 – 291-8202, Email: Aristeo.Mondragon@hotmail; Sir Mario Alpuerto, KGOR, Tel. 732-4751, Email.;  Sir Virgilio Amante (KCR), Tel. (416) 261-6735, Email:; and Sir Jojo T. Taduran, KCR), Tel. (416) 357-4602, Email:

On hand supporting the Canadian Region of the Knights of Rizal is Sir Jaime T. Marasigan, KGOR, the immediate past Regional Commander of the Knights of Rizal who was elevated to the KOR Supreme  Council as  deputy exchequer, former Regional Commander Popoy Cana, KGCR; and Dr. Tom Virey, KGOR; and Sir Joe Damasco, KGOR, the Rizal Canada Region Area Commander.

In the meantime, the Knights of Rizal Supreme Council headed by former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Reynato Puno will host the 21st International Assembly slated on February 23, 24, and 25, 2017 which will be held in Davao City and expected to be the guest speaker is President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, who served several years as city mayor of Davao City.

(St. Jamestown News Service)