Camille Villar: Making a statement in business and public service

MANILA, Philippines — Camille Villar, a lawmaker, young entrepreneur, loving daughter, lovely wife and doting mother rolled into one, inspires ladies to own their achievements, no matter how big or small. As we continue to celebrate International Women’s Month, it is a welcome reminder to celebrate all the efforts women make. In this case, we…

The many achievements of the Villar family’s unica hija: Camille Villar

She may have very distinguished parents in former Senate Persident Manny Villar and Senator Cynthia Villar, trailblazers for siblings in Senator Mark Villar and Vista Land President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Paolo Villar, but Las Pinas City lone district Rep. Camille Villar isn’t under their shadows. Given the task of deputy speaker in the…

Villar House bill to give ‘lifeline’ to poor Pinoy cancer patients

A lifeline for poor cancer patients and their families. That’s how Deputy Speaker and Las Piñas City lone district Rep. Camille Villar described her measure, House Bill (HB) No.5686, which she filed in the current 19th Congress. If enacted, the bill would institutionalize a P10-billion fund to support needy Filipino families in their battle against…

Rep. Villar seeks inclusion of entrepreneurship as subject in junior, senior high

To help mold Filipinos to become successful entrepreneurs, Deputy Speaker and Las Pinas Rep. Camille Villar wants to introduce young students to entrepreneurial concepts and deeper insights and help create new companies in the future. Villar has filed House Bill 3099 which seeks to mandate the inclusion of entrepreneurship as a separate subject in the…

Becoming a good citizen starts at home, Rep. Villar tells new graduates

Deputy Speaker and Las Piñas Rep. Camille Villar told new graduates of the University of Perpetual Help System Dalta – Las Pinas that having the fundamental values to good citizenship starts at home. “I believe that good citizenship begins at home. Because becoming a good citizen means becoming a good person first and foremost. And…

BRIGHTER FUTURE: Rep. Villar hails enactment of inclusive learning law for PWDs

Deputy Speaker and Las Pinas Rep. Camille Villar hailed the enactment of a law that effectively breaks down barriers facing persons with disabilities (PWDs) and makes learning inclusive for them. Villar, one of the authors of Republic Act 11650 or “An Act Instituting a Policy of Inclusion and Services for Learners with Disabilities in Support…

Camille Villar wants Las Piñas to have own LTO district office

House Deputy Speaker and Las Piñas Rep. Camille Villar has filed a measure seeking to convert the Land Transportation Office (LTO) Las Piñas Extension Office into a regular district office. Villar said the creation of a regular district office in the city will allow smoother transactions for vehicle registration and driver’s license issuance. “Upgrading of…

Las Piñas’ ‘May Bahay sa Bakuna’ incentive program names house and lot winner

With the goal of encouraging more Las Piñeros to get their COVID-19 shots, the “May Bahay sa Bakuna” vaccine incentive program finally named its house and lot winner on Dec. 7. House Deputy Speaker and Las Piñas Rep. Camille Villar, who heads the initiative, awarded the brand new house and lot worth ₱1.5 million from…