From Bullets to Coins

At the break of dawn, Manong Ely (not his real name) starts his day attending to his sari-sari store. He patiently organizes his stocks, replenishes empty shelves, and prepares for a busy day ahead. His typical day begins as customers flock his store, regular patrons buy basic necessities and travelers stop-by for refreshment. At the continue reading : From Bullets to Coins

May Pera sa Straw

Kadalasan ang straw na nagagamit tuwing umiiom ng soft drinks o juice ay naitatapon sa basurahan at nakakadagdag pa sa polusyon subalit para kay Armalita Barroga, isang benepisyaryo ng Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) mula sa barangay Mambabanga Luna Isabela, “Sa straw may pera”.   Taong 2013 nang una nyang nakitang gumawa ng mga handy continue reading : May Pera sa Straw

DSWD F02- NHTS uncovers 4, 938 duplicates on Listahanan database of poor

The National Household Targeting Section (NHTS) of DSWD F02 has uncovered 4, 938 duplicates on the database of poor households in Region 02 based on its ongoing data cleansing and deduplication. Mr. Christopher M. Soriano, Listahanan Regional Field Coordinator, said that the duplicates occurred due to misdeclaration of some respondents on their actual family roster continue reading : DSWD F02- NHTS uncovers 4, 938 duplicates on Listahanan database of poor

Ang pag-abot ng pangarap ni Emely

Hindi imposibleng maabot ang mga pangarap, ito ang naipamalas ni Emely Gerly Ballad, isang Agta Labin sa kanyang pagtatapos ng senior High School sa Baggao National Agricultural School SM Annex noong July 12, 2021. Ang Humanities and Social Sciences Strand (HUMMS 12) ang napiling daan ng estudyanteng tubong Sta. Margarita, Baggao, Cagayan.   Pangalawang anak continue reading : Ang pag-abot ng pangarap ni Emely

RESIDENTS OF STO. NINO, CAGAYAN, IDENTIFIED SUB-PROJECTS FOR THEIR COMMUNITY

Mr. Reymund C. Ferer, Community Development Officer (CDO) IV expressed his feelings towards the communities in the six (6) barangays in Sto. Nino, Cagayan. The KALAHI-CIDSS Social Development Unit Head said, “Kailangan nila ng tulong” (they need help) referring to the dire need of the people specifically access roads going to the markets and to continue reading : RESIDENTS OF STO. NINO, CAGAYAN, IDENTIFIED SUB-PROJECTS FOR THEIR COMMUNITY