PIA Press Release
Tuesday, January 03, 2012
“Sendong” victims in Barobo receive relief goodsby Nida Grace B. Tranquilan
TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Jan. 3 (PIA) -- The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Surigao del Sur Chapter and the provincial government here today distributed relief goods and items to victims of “Sendong” in Barobo town.
The distribution was held at the municipal gymnasium and some 78 families received food and non-food items from Gov. Johnny Pimentel and PRC Chapter Administrator Abel De Guzman.
In an interview, De Guzman said the recipients are families whose houses were totally damaged.
It can be recalled that last December 28-29, the team already conducted relief goods distribution to some 547 families in Lingig, Tagbina, Brgy. Caguyao, Bislig City and Hinatuan. (PIA Surigao del Sur)