Dozens of small entrepreneurs receive P 3, 500 each as capital to open or augment their livelihood under the @Sari-Sari Store Community Program of the Balik sa Tamang Serbisyo through the Office of Senator Pia Cayetano in coordination with the City’s Sectoral Desk Office.
The recipients, chosen by the Office of Senator Cayetano, received their cash assistance in a brief ceremony at the Pantawan People’s Park last Sunday with Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, Vice-Mayor Karissa Tolentino-Maxino, Councilor Manuel Patrimonio, Liga ng mga Barangay President Dionie Amores, Calindagan Punong Barangay Maisa Sagarbarria, Poblacion 8 Punong Barangay Maelyne Mariano, Sectoral Desk Officer Albert Aquino and other Punong Barangays.
Mayor Remollo expressed his gratitude to the financial assistance given by Senator Cayetano to the city’s micro entrepreneurs and urged them to manage their business prudently so they can grow their capital.
In her message, Senator Cayetano is optimistic that this livelihood program will give people hope, a chance to earn more and improve their lives.