Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre “Bebot” Bello III, together with DOLE-NCR Regional Director Atty. Sara Mirasol and five barangay officials of Tondo, Manila, distributes cash assistance to 495 beneficiaries of DOLE’s TUPAD (Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers) program on Thursday, 22 October 2021.
Bicycles, cellphones with P5,000 worth of loads, and Nego-Carts (Negosyo Carts) were also handed over to some LGBT and persons with disability (PWD) members.
Bello promised them that he’ll see them again on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2022, with more assistance including livelihood programs.
(Benjamin Cuaresma/Cris Heramis III/Val Leonardo/Alfred Patriarca/Dindo Pingol/Jam Magdadaro/ai/mtvn)