CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, March 1 (PIA) – At least 250 women in the city were beneficiaries of the livelihood assistance program of the City Government of Cauayan as part of the Women’s Month celebration with the theme ‘Juana Laban sa Pandemic: Kaya!’.
Mayor Bernard Faustino Dy who led the awarding of livelihood assistance at the F. N. Dy Sr. Coliseum said women have great contribution for the development and progress of the city and the necessary assistance shall be provided for them not only during women’s month celebration but throughout the year.
The city government’s livelihood assistance program beneficiaries were women solo parents, women drug surrenderers, and Persons With Disability (PWDs).
Aside from the livelihood assistance program, the city social welfare and development office also announced that at least 500 women more will also receive assistance from the Provincial Government. (MDCT/BME/MGE/PIA 2-Isabela)