PIA Press Release
Monday, January 09, 2012
Solon distributes relief goods to Basco residentsby Necitas G. Alconis
BASCO, Batanes January 9 (PIA) -- Representative Henedina R. Abad of the lone district of Batanes
recently distributed food packs to residents of Brgy. San Antonio here.
Abad, accompanied by three of her staff at the congressional district office, personally
handed the food packs which contained rice, noodles and canned goods to the residents.
The gift-giving is an annual activity being undertaken by the congressional district office, which was started by Former Congressman Florencio A. Abad during his stint in 1995-2004.
The Congressional District office staff said that the distribution of relief goods is done by the
barangay to ensure that all the families will be given food packs.
Meanwhile, one beneficiary said her family is thankful for the food saying that big or
small, the gesture of generosity counts.
Other barangays will have their turn per schedule from the Congressional District Office. (TCB/