Baliwag News Service

100 BALIWAGENYOS RECEIVED KABUHAYAN STARTER KIT

 

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Mayor Ferdinand V. Estrella led the awarding of the DOLE Kabuhayan Starter Kit last Monday, November 13, 2017 at the Municipal Conference Room. A total of 100 beneficiaries who attended different skills training such as Dressmaking, Bread and Pastry Production, Food and Meat Processing, Massage Therapy and Foot Spa with Manicure and Pedicure and Soap, Fabric Conditioner, Perfume and Dishwashing Liquid Making have been granted the starter kits. This program aims to improve the lives of Baliwagenyos by giving them “Disenteng Trabaho at Kabuhayan” in the name of Mayor Ferdie’s brand of governance, Serbisyong may Malasakit. The event was organized by the Municipality of Baliwag thru the Public Employment Service Office (PESO) and in partnership with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

The event was formally opened with an opening remarks from Mayor Ferdie V. Estrella by encouraging and inspiring the beneficiaries thru his true life stories. Also he said “Mas magiging masaya ako kapag dumating ako sa inyong barangay at sasabihin niyong Mayor Ferdie nakakatuwa, ito na po yung negosyong sinimulan natin noong November 13”. Mr. Lauro Villanueva- Senior Labor and Employment Officer of DOLE represented Ms. May Lynn Gozun, Chief LEO of DOLE by sharing words of wisdom “Ang tao bigyan mo ng isda kakain ng isa o dalawang araw, turuan mong mangisda kakain siya ng pangmatagalan, sana ito ay maging katuparan ng inyong mga kailangan at ito ay magsilbing panimula para sa inyo”. He also congratulated all the beneficiaries of the starter kits in behalf of DOLE Bulacan Provincial Office

In an interview with one of the beneficiaries- Ms. Jocelyn Lora from Brgy. Virgen delas Flores, beneficiary of the Soap, Fabconditioner, Perfume and Dishwashing Liquid Making Kit “Ang panimulang starter kit ay gagawin ko pong pangkabuhayan ko at pangtulong ko sa aking pamilya kasi po ako ay isang single at Person with Disability (PWD) na kailangang maghanapbuhay para po sa aking mga pamangkin at mga apo. Nagpapasalamat po ako kay Mayor Ferdie, DOLE at PESO sa binigay nilang panimulang puhunan” she said. Ms. Carmelita Fiel from Brgy. Hinukay – beneficiary of Dressmaking Kit said, “Malaking tulong sa akin yung starter kit kasi lima yung anak ko, manganganak pa ako at pasulpot-sulpot lang ang trabaho ng asawa ko. Maraming salamat sa PESO, DOLE at kay Mayor na nagkaroon siya ng programang ganito na malaking tulong ang maiibibigay sa bawat isa sa amin taga-Baliwag.”

“Gusto ko pong palaguin ang binigay sa akin ng DOLE at PESO para makatulong sa aking pamilya at pangtustos sa pag-aaral ng dalawa kong anak sa kabila ng aking kapansanan. Nagpapasalamat ako kay Mayor at sa PESO Baliwag sa naibigay sa aking starter kit.” said by the beneficiaries of Bread and Pastry Production named Ms. Irene Yumol- a PWD from Brgy. Concepcion. Ms. Eva Rose Cruz from Brgy. Tarcan, a beneficiary of Meat and Food Processing- “Nagpapasalamat po ako sa naibigay ng PESO, DOLE at kay Mayor Ferdie Estrella, malaking bagay po ito para sa akin at malaking tulong po ito para sa anak ko dahil ang asawa ko po ay isang magsasaka at ito pong starter kit ay pwede kong gawing araw-araw na hanapbuhay hanggang mapalago ko po ito’’.

The starter kits are truly beneficial as they are soon to start their respective enterprises.  The Municipality of Baliwag thru the leadership of Mayor Ferdie Estrella fully supports this type of program uplifting the quality of lives of the Baliwagenyos.

# Serbisyong May Malasakit #Maagap #Maaasahan #Magiliw #Magkakatuwang #Mahusay

 

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