A ‘bayong’ full of appreciation

Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries share blessings to frontliners What’s the best way to show appreciation to the frontliners who ensure everyone’s safety during these times? For 332 beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program of Luisiana town in Laguna province, it is best to fill their handmade ‘bayong’ with goods and deliver these personally to the continue reading : A ‘bayong’ full of appreciation

Lessons learned from ‘Ayuda’

There’s a reason her newborn baby is fondly called ‘Ayuda’ these days. Veverly Valenciano, a resident of Brgy. Wawa III, Rosario, Cavite, narrates how they nicknamed her baby after receiving the cash subsidy under the national government’s Social Amelioration Program (SAP). She gave birth with no money at hand, and the month before she went continue reading : Lessons learned from ‘Ayuda’

More than 800K families receive cash aid during quarantine period

A total of 894,208 families in the CALABARZON Region already received the emergency cash subsidy under the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) implemented by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) as one of the response measures of the national government for those greatly affected by the enhanced community quarantine. The SAP under the DSWD continue reading : More than 800K families receive cash aid during quarantine period

Frago’s gratefulness

For Rosalie Frago, the past two months of community quarantine was a tough ride, especially that she has eight children to worry about. Despite having a big family, Rosalie and her husband, residents of Brgy. Conde Itaas in Batangas City, managed to provide for their children. While Rosalie sold all sorts of street foods in continue reading : Frago’s gratefulness

Panatag sa panahon ng krisis

Barely a month into her new job as a janitress, Manelyn Vino was forced to stay home with her daughters as the government implemented the enhanced community quarantine in the entirety of Luzon as a response to the Covid-19 health situation. Manelyn was filled with worry, especially that she is raising her three children alone. continue reading : Panatag sa panahon ng krisis