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Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Odette hit-MSMEs in Dinagat Islands receive livelihood assistance

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, May 31 (PIA) -- A total of P1.6 million worth of livelihood kits were distributed to 127 identified Typhoon Odette-hit Sari-Sari Store Owners in Basilisa town in Dinagat Islands through the Livelihood Seeding Program (LSP)- Pangkabuhayan sa Pagbangon at Ginhawa (PPG).

The 127 Sari-Sari Store Owners were from Barangay Tag-abaca, Ferdinand, Sto. Nino, Doña Helene, and barangay Melgar.

Ms. Ann Clover Vales, a representative on behalf of Mayor Ozzy Reuben Ecleo, attended the event with DTI- Dinagat Islands Provincial Director Elmer M. Natad.

According to Provincial Director the said LSP-PPG   is a post-disaster response program that addresses the needs of ongoing economic activities through the provision of livelihood assistance to business enterprises affected by fire and other calamities. (DTI-Dinagat Islands/PIA-Dinagat Islands)