Families living on streets get house rental subsidy from DSWD-7

PR 06/08/2018

A TOTAL of 274 homeless street families in Metro Cebu availed of the house rental subsidy of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office VII. These homeless street families are partner-beneficiaries under the Modified…

Agencies urged to release gov’t subsidies to poor families

Inquirer.net 06/04/2018

SENATOR Grace Poe on Monday said she would request concerned government agencies to immediately release the guidelines needed to provide subsidies to poor families and low-wage earners. Poe, who chairs the Senate committee on public services, said…

196 farmers and families affected by rice diseases in Asturias

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/30/2018

At least 196 affected farmers and their families were affected by the rice diseases in Asturias town. The damage was also pegged at P2.1 million, said Asturias Municipal Agriculturist Jade Mesias. The two barangays in Asturias town…

Smart employees, families donate digital learning packages to far-flung communities

PR 05/14/2018

English teacher Dexter Masiado has a problem with student absenteeism. Not even half of his 75 pupils at Trangka Elementary School in Maasin, Iloilo attend his classes at any given day. He doesn’t blame his students, who…

Families of slain victims demand swift investigation, identification of assailants

05/01/2018

The families of Elisa Badayos and Eliotirio Moises, who were killed in Bayawan, Negros Oriental, staged a protest in front of the National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas(NBI-7) office on Monday afternoon (April 30). They asked…

Thousands of families receive grocery packs in Mandaue City

Norman V. Mendoza 04/20/2018

  Around 4,000 families in Mandaue City received grocery packs from Pilipinong May Puso Foundation at Mandaue City Sports and Cultural Complex on Friday morning. The distribution was attended by Mayor Luigi Quisumbing, Davao City 1st District…

Mambaling families ask City Hall to give them ‘habitable’ relocation site

Rosalie Abatayo 04/03/2018

CLOSE to 200 families who lost their homes to a March 14 demolition in Sitio Tangke, Barangay Mambling, Cebu City have expressed willingness to already avail of the city’s relocation site offer. But first, they wanted the…

Fire hits Basak; 300 families homeless

Norman Mendoza 03/20/2018

Another 300 families or 1,500 individuals were rendered homeless in Barangay Basak, Lapu-Lapu City as a massive fire hit 300 houses and around 50 stores shortly before 3 p.m. on Tuesday. Basak Barangay Captain Isabelito Darnayla said…

Minglanilla fire displaces 20 families

Nestle L. Semilla 03/19/2018

ABOUT 20 families lost their homes to a fire in Sitio Little Tondo, Barangay Ward 3 in Minglanilla town, southern Cebu yesterday afternoon. Minglanilla Vice Mayor Robert Selma said the families were evacuated to the barangay gym.…

Tens of families evacuated, tourism activities paused in Cebu province

Morexette B. Erram 02/13/2018

  78 families from three towns in southern Cebu were evacuated as tropical depression Basyang is expected to arrive in Cebu anytime today. As of noontime today, 64 families from Barangay Sta. Felomina in Alegria; 6 families…

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