Larena OFWs recipient of Groceria project
by Rizalie Calibo
Siquijor (12 October) -- The Association of Larena Overseas Workers and Dependents (ALOWD) in Larena, Siquijor recently received a P50.000-Groceria Project from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) through the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) here.
The project is an interest-free loan assistance package extended in the form of merchandise goods worth of P50.000 that aims to improve socio-economic situation of the OFWs and their families through the establishment of grocery stores.
“This is part of the President’s commitment to promote and protect the welfare of our OFWs as she recognized their significant contribution to our economy,” Overseas Workers Welafre Officer Romyl Cabillo said during the Awarding of Groceria `loan check to ALOWD. (PIA) [top]