Councilor Karissa Tolentino, Chairperson of the Committee on Education, confirms that Smart Communications Incorporated will donate 132 pocket wifi devices to the City Government of Dumaguete that can be utilized by students.
The representative of Smart earlier met with Councilors Tolentino and Michael Bandal to facilitate the donation by authorizing Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo to sign the deed.
Mayor Remollo suggested that the pocket wifi will be distributed to the 30 Barangay Halls, public schools, City Social Welfare and Development Office for use by the City’s scholars and other essential agencies.
If needed, Councilor Tolentino said that Smart is willing to donate up to 500 pocket devices to support our learners especially that classes are now held online.
(By Choy Gallarde)