In recognition and respect for Gov. Al Francis C. Bichara for his exemplary leadership and excellence for championing and prioritizing social welfare and development endeavors in his governance the Provincial Government of Albay (PGA) through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development (PSWDO) had been given an award. The award was given on November 17th Day of November 2021 during the ALSWDOPI National Social Welfare and Development Forum and General Assembly via ZOOM.

The awardee has contributed in distinct and commendable manners to the sustained vision, unwavering development thrust, growth and progress of the community, within his jurisdiction responsibility that contributed to the nation, building towards a better, stronger, and more peaceful province of Albay in a progressive in Philippine Republic in general.