LGU Sta. Teresita uses NHTS database for Social Protection Programs

LGU Sta. Teresita together with their beneficiaries during the distribution of facilities in their Bawat Bahay, May Kubeta program. The municipal government of Sta. Teresita, Cagayan has been using the data-base of the National Household Targeting System (NHTS) to identify the beneficiaries of their social protection programs. Ms. Marivic T. Viesta, Municipal Social Welfare and continue reading : LGU Sta. Teresita uses NHTS database for Social Protection Programs

POVERTY IS JUST A 7-LETTER WORD

The municipality of Naguilian in the province of Isabela is home to 1, 119 beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program. Since the program landed on their tranquil and modest municipality, positive changes can be seen. Yes, the program aims to break the intergeneration cycle of poverty, so it invests in the health and education continue reading : POVERTY IS JUST A 7-LETTER WORD

Foster Parenting: A Life-Changing Experience (A story of Mrs. Karen C. Alvarez)

In photo: Happy family! The Alvarez family with Diane during one of their vacation trips in Ilocos Province. Being a foster parent is not easy, but making a difference in a child’s life brings a wonderful, rewarding, life-changing experience in our family. It was October 2011 when Diane arrived to our family through the program continue reading : Foster Parenting: A Life-Changing Experience (A story of Mrs. Karen C. Alvarez)

“The Long Road to Lukidnon” (Experience narrated by the Regional Field Supervisor)

Brgy. Lukidnon, Dupax del Sur, Nueva Vizcaya using the household assessment form to determine if the family will be included in the list of the poor region wide. Composing this piece about the conduct of the special household assessment in barangay Lukidon, the remotest in Dupax del sur wasn’t easy, what with the many highlights continue reading : “The Long Road to Lukidnon” (Experience narrated by the Regional Field Supervisor)

Four Pantawid Children graduate as Valedictorian, Salutatorian

In photo: Carey Joy Uy, in white sweater, was the Regional Representative for the National Children’s Congress last year with the other exemplary Pantawid children from other regions. Photo by Maricel B. Asejo, Pantawid IO STA. MARIA, Isabela– Four children beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program in this municipality topped their class for SY continue reading : Four Pantawid Children graduate as Valedictorian, Salutatorian