Published: Tuesday, 16 January 2018 03:27
Written by IAN FUENTES
The Department of Social Welfare and Development Region 10 yesterday has turned over several checks worth P2.5 milllion intended for Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) beneficiaries from eight barangays in Cagayan de Oro City.
The financial assistance is under the auspices of the agency’s Sustainable Dev’t Program, in collaboration and partnership with the administration of Mayor Oscar Moreno through the City Social Welfare and Development Office headed by CSWD Officer Teddy Sabuga-a Jr.
The recipient barangays are F.S. Catanico (P300,000), Tagpangi (P300,000), Agusan (600,000), Camaman-an (P300,000), Iponan (P250,000), Lumbia (P250,000), Pagatpat (P300,000) and Tignapoloan (P280,000).
Vice Mayor Raineir Joaquin ‘Kikang’ Uy, City Councilors Romeo Calizo, George Goking and Edna Dahino, Sabuga-a and DSWD 10 representative distributed the checks to the beneficiaries on January 15, 2018 at city hall.(IAF/photos by Nic Anches)
Published: Tuesday, 12 December 2017 10:20
Written by Annabelle Ricalde
"Kitang tanan gihatagan sa Ginoo og usa ka kinabuhi, importante nga ato kining ampingan."
This was pointed out by Mayor Oscar Moreno during the last day of Basic Micro Enterprise Training for the Community-Based Rehabilitation Program (CBRP) participated by Recovering Drug Dependents (RDDs) from Barangays 25 and 26 this morning, Dec. 12, 2017.
The 45 RDDs also received cash assistance from the city government through the City Social Welfare and Development (CSWD) as a start-up capital for their livelihood.
Ms. Rhyselle Descallar, head of the Oro Citizen's Wellness Center, said the cash aid is part of the After-Care Program of the city and its partners. (Photo by Reynan Baylin)