Various organizations belonging to the Federation of Dumaguete Urban Poor led by its President Marivic Real showcase the talents of their members to the delight of the crowd gathered at a local mall, Friday night.

The event is in line with the celebration of the Buglasan Festival, which concluded Sunday.

Vice-Mayor Alan Gel Cordova, Councilors Joe Kenneth Arbas and Edgar Lentorio Jr., paid tribute to the industry and productiveness of the members of the urban poor who have dedicated themselves to provide decent living for their families.

The administration of Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo has adopted and implemented policies that will empower and improve the economic life of vendors, scavengers, therapists and others through grants/loans, training and the conduct of numerous sports tourism events to entice more tourists that will translate to increased incomes and opportunities.