In a glittering Filipiniana motiff awarding ceremonies, the Provincial Government of La Union in cooperation with the DILG gave out the recognition award of the Seal of Child Friendly Local Governance on November 25, 2022 at the Ariana Hotel Convention Hall,

The local government unit of Aringay was one of the 18 LGUs of the Province of La Union that received the Seal of Child Friendly Local Governance. It has received another passing mark in the 2019 Child Friendly Local Governance. The audit score was revised for this year from a 75 passing score in the previous years, 80 was now adopted as the passing score.The Municipality has garnered a total score of 87 percent in the audit given by the Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC).

Mayor Benjamin O. Sibuma who led the Aringay Team in receiving the award said that this award serves as a challenge for us to come up with better laws, more innovative programs, and services that children will benefit from. The Aringay Team is led by Mayor Benjamin O. Sibuma and are composed of Ms. Roselyn O. Ofiaza, Ms. Anabelle L. Camacho, Ms. Krishan Faye Biason, Ms. Mariejoe. Openano, Bishop Pepito Aspiras and yours truly, Dr. Rolando Q. Mallari.