TINGOG Party-list led by Reps. Yedda Marie K. Romualdez and Jude Acidre and Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Sec. Rex Gatchalian joined forces in providing much-needed financial assistance to indigent individuals from Barangay Bagong Silangan in Quezon City.
The event took place at the Sulyap ng Pag-Asa Housing Covered Court last Wednesday and witnessed the participation of the following individuals: Acidre, Kagawad Jun Quizon, Head of Tingog Services Team Rioneil Morquianos, and Deputy Secretary for Tingog Luzon Glen Rufino.
With 300 beneficiaries receiving P3,000 each, Barangay Kagawad Jun Quizon expressed his gratitude to Tingog Party-list, saying, “Tayo po ay napagkitawalaan ng ating congressman upang mapangasiwaan at matulungan ng Tingog,” recognizing the trust placed in him and his colleagues by the party-list.
“Kasama ang Tingog sa tunay na may ambag. Serbisyong diretso tao,” Quizon added. He then introduced Acidre, emphasizing the strong partnership between Tingog Party-list and local officials.
Acidre addressed the beneficiaries, expressing his gratitude for their support on Tingog Party-list.
“Nagpapasalamat po kami sa inyong suporta para sa Tingog Party-list, lalo na sa ating kasama na si Kagawad Jun,” Acidre said, acknowledging the collaborative efforts that have enabled Tingog Party-list to make a difference in the lives of the people.
He further acknowledged the significant number of people who approach Tingog Party-list for assistance, stating, “Libo-libong tao ang lumalapit sa Tingog Party-list para sa assistance.”
Acidre reassured the beneficiaries, urging them not to grow weary while waiting for aid.
He said, “Wag po kayong mapapagod mag-antay.”
The congressman conveyed his hope that the modest amount provided would make a substantial difference in their lives, aiming for good health and happiness for all.
Ending his speech, Acidre assured the beneficiaries, saying, “Sa bawat pangangailangan niyo, hanggang sa makakaha ng Tingog Party-list… ang Tingog Party-list ay nandito para sa inyo.”
He reiterated Tingog Party-list’s unwavering commitment to addressing the needs of the community, emphasizing their presence and dedication.
The collaboration between Tingog Party-list and the DSWD in organizing this offsite payout program exemplifies the power of partnerships in addressing the needs of indigent communities.
Together, they work towards creating a more inclusive society and ensuring that no Filipino is left behind, especially during these times.