Tagana-an, Surigao del Norte – The Department of Labor and Employment Surigao del Norte Field Office had granted Parent of Child Labor Association (PCLA) a livelihood assistance worth Php100,000.00 for their Rice and Livestock Feeds Retailing Project during the Monday Morning Sharing (MMS) of LGU-Tagana-an last May 8, 2017.

Ms. May C. Velonta, the new OIC-Field Office Head together with Ms. Felibeth C. Bonono, Labor and Employment Officer III, personally handed the livelihood check to the members of the association through the LGU-Tagana-an, Surigao del Norte headed by Municipal Mayor Hon. Cesar Diaz, Jr. together with the PESO Manager Mr. Janecito J. Jalbo.

Ms. May C. Velonta, reiterated the LGU of Tagana-an, Surigao del Norte thru Mayor Diaz, Jr. as to the partnership in strengthening the Department’s programs and services. She enumerates the four major programs of DOLE which includes the livelihood project as one of the services under the employment generation. Meanwhile, Municipal Mayor Hon. Cesar Diaz, Jr. also expressed his thanks to DOLE and his willingness to support the association in their business.

The association was very grateful to DOLE because of the financial support and to the LGU-Tagana-an for the moral support for their business. They will do all they can to keep alive and developed their business although they also encounter a lot of challenges along the progress of this business.

Reports by:

Aviguel E. Comboy

©Krisha Villanueva