SPES benefits 829 studes in NVizcaya
Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya (9 June) -- At least 829 students have benefited recently from the government's Special Program for Employment of Students(SPES) through the Department of Labor and Employment(DOLE).
Pacifico Moralit, DOLE provincial director said the students worked as laborers, administrative aides, clerks and service crews from the following employers: provincial government, local government units of Aritao, Alfonso Castaneda, Quezon, Bagabag, Kayapa, Sta. Fe, Solano and Jollibee Foods Corporation, Aldersgate College and FCF Minerals Corporation.
The breakdown of the beneficiaries are as follows: provincial government - 272, LGU Aritao - 20, LGU Alfonso Castaneda - 75, LGU Quezon - 120, LGU Bagabag - 120, LGU Kayapa - 46, LGU Sta. Fe - 52, LGU Solano - 40, Aldersgate College - 30, Jollibee - 10 and FCF - 38.
Some of the students underwent a 30-day work while others completed a 20-day work period during the recent summer vacation.
Under the SPES, 60 percent of the students' salaries will be shouldered by the absorbing agency while the remaining 40 percent will be paid by the DOLE. (PIA NVizcaya) [top]