DSWD awards 3.8M for SocPen and feeding programs in Sta. Cruz town

STA. CRUZ, Marinduque- The Local Government Unit of Sta. Cruz received P3.8 million from Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MIMAROPA  for the implementation of social protection programs in this town. “P1.6 million was allocated for the third quarter payout of Social Pension Program (SocPen) for 1,094 beneficiaries. And P2.2 million for the Supplementary continue reading : DSWD awards 3.8M for SocPen and feeding programs in Sta. Cruz town

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Sisters’ Keeper: Senior Citizen worthy of Marble Monument

  ‘My Sister’s Keeper’ is a story of a girl who was conceived to be a savior of her sister, who is suffering acute leukemia, by donating compatible organs, blood, and tissue at her own risks. In Capaclan Romblon Romblon, there is a heroine comparable to Sister’s Keeper. However, unlike in the movie, she preserves continue reading : Sisters’ Keeper: Senior Citizen worthy of Marble Monument

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DSWD releases cash grants to senior citizens for 3rd, 4th quarter of 2015

MAGDIWANG, Romblon-  About 360  beneficiaries in this municipality received their monthly pension yesterday under the Social Pension (SocPen) Program. The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)MiMaRoPa has first released Php1,080,000.00 for the 3rd and 4th quarter of 2015 payout. Another Php180,000.00 fund will be downloaded for the 60 additional senior citizens in Magdiwang. Each continue reading : DSWD releases cash grants to senior citizens for 3rd, 4th quarter of 2015

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DSWD MiMaRoPa holds 2nd anti-poverty symposium

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MiMaRoPa conducted its second Listahanan Anti-poverty Symposium in accordance with the United Nations international day celebration for eradicating extreme hunger and poverty on October 28, 2015. This year’s theme is Building a sustainable future: Coming to end poverty and discrimination. “The Department, together continue reading : DSWD MiMaRoPa holds 2nd anti-poverty symposium

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Indigent senior citizens receive monthly pension in MiMaRoPa

MALATE, Manila— About 36,502 poor senior citizens are receiving monthly cash grants in MiMaRoPa according to the DSWD Social Pension (SocPen) Program. In the recent  SocPen regionwide Project Implementation Review (PIR)   shows that the DSWD MiMaRoPa has disbursed more than Php22.1 million to 14,749 beneficiaries for the first and second quarter of 2015. Pay-outs continue reading : Indigent senior citizens receive monthly pension in MiMaRoPa

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DSWD’s special validation assesses more than 5 thousand HHs in MiMaRoPa

MALATE, Manila– About 5,455 households (HHs) in MiMaRoPa region were assessed in the recently concluded special validation of senior citizens and Modified Conditional Cash transfer (MCCT). The special validation addresses the exclusion and inclusion error of government programs such as Social Pension and the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program. Data shows that only   72. 7 percent continue reading : DSWD’s special validation assesses more than 5 thousand HHs in MiMaRoPa

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56 Senior Citizens in Palawan get cash grant from DSWD

CAGAYANCILLO, PALAWAN – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) MiMaRoPa recently conducted payout of monthly cash grant to 56 Social Pension beneficiaries of the municipality. The beneficiaries each received a Php3, 000 stipend for the months of January to June. Regional Social Pension Program Focal Person, Nerissa Nario facilitated the payout with the help continue reading : 56 Senior Citizens in Palawan get cash grant from DSWD

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DSWD MiMaRoPa to hire field staff for special validation

MALATE, MANILA- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office IV-MiMaRoPa is now hiring eight (8) Area Supervisors and 39 Enumerators who will be assigned in the five island provinces of MiMaRoPa to complete the special validation of senior citizens this April 2014. DSWD needs three (3) enumerators (EN) in Marinduque; five (5) continue reading : DSWD MiMaRoPa to hire field staff for special validation

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