Oro BAC assists 1,992 clients
Cagayan de Oro City (4 February) -- A total of 1,994 poor residents of Cagayan de Oro city availed last year of various services extended by the Barangay Assistance Center, according to Allan Fernandez, BAC operations head.
In his annual accomplishment report to City Mayor Constantino G. Jaraula, Fernandez said his office has responded to 522 requests for coffin assistance, 565 on transportation assistance during burial, 47 on embalming assistance and 557 on other vehicle assistance.
He also added that the BAC also acted on 271 sand and gravel delivery requests from barangays. The Barangay Assistance Center is a round the clock action center of the city government tasked to respond to emergency needs of the local constituents, especially those living in far-flung barangays. (City Information Office) [top]