DSWD’s SLP builds cluster enterprise for 175 Pantawid Pamilya Beneficiaries

Sustainable Livelihood Program’s (SLP) Php 1.8 million awarded to 175 Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries in Lingayen, Pangasinan upgraded their capacities in managing mini-stores commonly known as ‘Sari-Sari Stores’  by being trained on financial management. Project Development Officer Gilbert Cariño designed a livelihood training that encouraged unemployed Pantawid Pamilya adults in the Municipality of Lingayen, Pangasinan for livelihood continue reading : DSWD’s SLP builds cluster enterprise for 175 Pantawid Pamilya Beneficiaries

2015 PaskuJuan acquires P73,000.00 sales

This year’s PaskuJuan Bazaar and Festival showcasing different products of Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) beneficiaries of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO1) accumulated a total sales of P73,204.00. 30 Self Kaunlaran Associations (SKA) and SLP Associations from Pangasinan (16), La Union (9), Ilocos Norte (3), and Ilocos SUr (2) continue reading : 2015 PaskuJuan acquires P73,000.00 sales

ESGP-PA graduates are successful LET takers

Eight graduates of the Expanded Student’s Grants-in-Aid Program for Poverty Alleviation (ESGP-PA) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO1) are now Licensed Teachers based on the result of the Licensure Examination for Teachers held September 2015. From this number, four are from the Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) in continue reading : ESGP-PA graduates are successful LET takers

Listahanan re-assessment and assessment to end this December

Re-assessment and assessment of Listahanan/National Household Targeting Unit (NHTU) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development – Field Office I (DSWD-FO1) will close this December 2015. NHTU Regional Field Coordinator Joan M. Nuesca informed the NHTU Area Supervisors (AS) assigned in all cities and municipalities of Region 1 that they have only 10 days continue reading : Listahanan re-assessment and assessment to end this December

ESGP-PA grantees support CCT Institutionalization

Expanded Students’ Grants-in-Aid Program for Poverty Alleviation (ESGP-PA)  grantees pledged support to the advocacy of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to institutionalize Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) or Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program. These ESGP-PA grantees who are also Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries are the priorities of the DSWD for educational grant for deserving and continue reading : ESGP-PA grantees support CCT Institutionalization

Children’s Month Celebration: Protect children’s rights

“Komunidad at Pamahalaan Magkaisa, Pang-aabuso sa Bata Wakasan na!” is this year’s theme for the Regional Children’s Month Celebration.  For commemoration, the DSWD FO1 invited selected Day Care children regionwide, members of the Regional Council for the Welfare of Children, Regional Federation of Day Care Workers, and Local Government Units. In the speech of Vigan continue reading : Children’s Month Celebration: Protect children’s rights

Compliant children beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilya receive gifts from DSWD FO1

In celebration of the National Children’s Month in November, two selected elementary schools in the City of San Fernando, La Union were visited by the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 to give happiness and appreciation to the children beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program. 228 children beneficiaries from Lingsat Elementary School continue reading : Compliant children beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilya receive gifts from DSWD FO1

DSWD FO1 adjudges Regional Exemplary Pantawid Pamilya Child Winner 2015

Ericka Mae U. Bacalso, 13, from Balungao, Pangasinan, a Grade 7 student of Rajal-Angayan National High School, is this year’s Regional Winner in the Search for Exemplary Pantawid Pamilya Children 2015. Among the four provincial contenders, Ericka bested the search with her outstanding achievements and participation in her school and community. She also possesses good continue reading : DSWD FO1 adjudges Regional Exemplary Pantawid Pamilya Child Winner 2015