Now Bae Ma. Gladys Cruz-Sta. Rita to the Muslim community, the NPC President and CEO had been conferred the royal title of "Bae A Sindaw Ko Pilimpinas" or Princess of Light of the Philippines by the Royal Sultanate of Lanao del Sur. The solemn event opened the 2015 Strategic Planning of the Philippine Muslim Women Council held at Agus 7 HEP in Fuentes, Ma. Cristina, Iligan City, Mindanao on Tuesday, March 17, 2015.