๐˜‰๐˜–๐˜ˆ๐˜Š, ๐˜”๐˜ˆ๐˜™๐˜๐˜•๐˜‹๐˜œ๐˜˜๐˜œ๐˜Œ โ€“ To aid in making their livelihood undertakings grow into profitable and sustainable businesses, the Department of Labor and Employment MIMAROPA thru its Marinduque Field Office granted 10 beneficiaries with Php300,000.00 worth of ๐˜•๐˜ฆ๐˜จ๐˜ฐ๐˜ด๐˜บ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ด๐˜ข ๐˜’๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ or ๐˜•๐˜ฆ๐˜จ๐˜ฐ ๐˜’๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ต livelihood package last Wednesday, 16 November 2022.

Each Nego Kart is worth Php20,000.00 for the vending cart itself and Php10,000.00 for the procurement of marketable goods.

Livelihood Development Specialist Mr. Christian Mark L. Rodelas profiled and interviewed the selected beneficiaries who happen to pass by the office daily and sell ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ข like ๐˜ฃ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ข ๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ฆ, ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ, ๐˜ค๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ ๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ฆ, ๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜บ๐˜ถ๐˜ฃ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ, ๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ๐˜ฌ, ๐˜ฌ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ, ๐˜ฃ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ๐˜ค๐˜ถ๐˜ฆ, ๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ข๐˜ธ, ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜น and such.

During the distribution ceremony, RD Naomi Lyn C. Abellana encouraged each beneficiary to maximize their Nego Karts and expand their market so it can provide more income for each family. Field Office Head Mr. Philip T. Alano expressed his high hopes for each beneficiary and promised the departmentโ€™s continuous support through its programs.

โ€œ๐˜”๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ข๐˜บ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜จ-๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ข๐˜บ๐˜ข ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ต๐˜ถ๐˜ญ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜จ๐˜ข๐˜บ ๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜‹๐˜–๐˜“๐˜Œ ๐˜ด๐˜ข ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜บ๐˜ข. โ€˜๐˜‹๐˜ช ๐˜ฏ๐˜ข ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ฐ ๐˜จ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ข๐˜ฅ, โ€˜๐˜ฅ๐˜ช ๐˜ฏ๐˜ข ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ฐ ๐˜จ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ถ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ด๐˜ข ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ข๐˜ฏ. ๐˜”๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ข๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜จ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ข ๐˜ฏ๐˜ข ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ด๐˜ข ๐˜ช๐˜ฃ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ญ๐˜ถ๐˜จ๐˜ข๐˜ณ ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ฅ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜จ๐˜ฅ๐˜ข๐˜จ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ข๐˜ฌ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ข,โ€ said Emmalyn Labog, a 32-year-old vendor of variety of banana snacks from Brgy. Tabi.

Moreover, Livelihood and Manpower Development-Public Employment Services Office (LMD-PESO) led by Provincial PESO Manager Ms. Alma C. Timtiman assisted the beneficiaries in their application for the Livelihood Assistance Venture for Women (LAVW) program wherein beneficiaries can sign up for a loan through the Provincial Government of Marinduque to help them continue or start up their business.

The Negosyo sa Kariton or known as Nego Kart, one of DOLEโ€™s priority projects, provides decent livelihood mainly for marginal workers in the countryโ€™s informal sector with service or assistance that enables them to increase, upgrade and/or diversify their products or services and market these to a greater number of buyers or customers.

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