PGC GRANTS WELFARE ASSISTANCE FOR THE LESS PRIVILEGED CAVITEÑOS

The Provincial Government of Cavite (PGC) thru the combined efforts of Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) and Provincial Treasurer’s Office (PTO) facilitated the distribution of welfare assistance to indigent residents of Cavite on January 21, 2019 at the Provincial Gymnasium in Trece Martires City. A total of P 3,061,000.00 was distributed to 864 locals – 684 of whom are recipients of burial assistance, 78 for medical assistance, 54 children with special needs, 23 indigent families, 16 recipients of reintegration assistance to OFWs and 9 for assistance to Out-of-School-Youths. Governor Boying C. Remulla reiterated the local government’s willingness to extend help to those who are in need and echoed his commitment in line with his advocacy “Mula sa Bayan, Para sa Bayan”. OIC-PCLEDO and Supervising Cooperative Development Specialist Atty. Khervy Reyes and OIC-PSWDO Ms. Daryl Avila were also in attendance during the program.