Zambo sets livelihood, job fairs for soldiers and dependents
Zamboanga City (13 October) -- Good news for soldiers assigned in the Western Mindanao Command (WesMinCom) and their dependents. A livelihood, training and job fairs will be conducted this coming November for their benefit.
The affair which is spearheaded by the Department of National Defense (DND) will be conducted purposely for their advantage.
The recipients of the activity are personnel assigned in WesMinCom, dependents of killed in action (KIA) military workforce residing in the area and retired workers who wish to join in the organic personnel in the unit.
The said activity is part of the government’s program aimed to train and educate military personnel, their dependents and retired members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) to be more productive and dynamic.
“This program will be of great help to the beneficiaries as they will be trained on how to earn extra income. Retired soldiers, on the other hand will be keeping themselves busy into something productive.” Said Lt. Col. Susthenes C. Valcorza, commander of the 4th CRG, CRS AFP. (PIA) [top]