The DOLE Marinduque Field Office facilitated the pay-out for the 950 beneficiaries of Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers (TUPAD) with a total amount of 3.04 million at municipalities of Sta. Cruz, Torrijos and Buenavista, Marinduque last October 10-11, 2019.

In partnership with Cong. Lord Allan Velasco, this 10-day short term employment program wherein 400 beneficiaries of Sta. Cruz, 275 of Buenavista and another 275 of Torrijos received Php3,200.00 each.

As proof of well-implemented program, Ms. Virgilia Saludes beneficiary of Brgy. Yook, Buenavista was indeed grateful as she said: “Salamat DOLE at naging bahagi ako ng programang ito” (Thank you DOLE for choosing me as one of the beneficiaries of TUPAD program).

End/ Maria Cielo O. Orilla