1. Most Outstanding Women's Organization for 2004
"Federated Women's Welfare Association - Calamba, Misamis Occidental"
awarded by the Provincial Governor's Office, province of Misamis Occidental on March 20, 2005...
2. 2nd Runner-up
for the Search for Outstanding CIDSS Municipality of Region X November 3, 2000
3. Outstanding Local Government Unit Regional Level
"1998 Regional Search for Outstanding Literacy Worker Program and Local Government Unit" Year 1998
4. 2nd Best Municipality under RDCC 10
-in Disaster Management Capability and Preparedness Asessment for Local Government Unit July 1997
5. Pilot LGU of eLGU Project
The local government unit (lgu) of Calamba is chosen as one of the 'Pilot LGU' of the Jumpstarting Electronic Governance in the Local Government Units or eLGU Project. The project is spearheaded by the National Computer Center (NCC) & Commission on Information & Communications Technology (CICT) with the initial funding coming from the Department of Science & Technology (DOST).
The eLGU Project aims to improve the day-to-day operations of the lgu by providing them with computerized information systems for free, train them in Information Systems Strategic Planning (ISSP), Web Development with interactive features, technical support in the establishment of a Local Area Network (LAN) and provision of hardware for the establishment of a Community eCenter, which will provide access to information through the Internet to its constituents.