CDD institutionalization pushed in Kalahi-CIDSS Stakeholders’ Forum

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)-Caraga have intensified its campaign for the institutionalization of the Community-Driven Development (CDD) by gathering stakeholders from different parts of the region and explaining to them the impact of CDD to poor, vulnerable, and disadvantaged sectors and communities, on November 15, 2019, at Watergate Hotel, Butuan City. The continue reading : CDD institutionalization pushed in Kalahi-CIDSS Stakeholders’ Forum

Kuwento ng Bolunterismo: A peek in the life of a youth volunteer

When he was still young, Vicente L. Gausin, Jr., or “Vic”, used to tag along with his parents in their community meetings because he had nothing to do at home and he wanted to avail of the snacks during these meetings. Later on, when he was a little older, he began assisting them in facilitating continue reading : Kuwento ng Bolunterismo: A peek in the life of a youth volunteer

Madrid ascends as town embraces Community-Driven Development

In the Philippine setting, one of the identified contributors to poverty is the lack of opportunities, especially in availing basic services that are critical to the upliftment of one’s status in life. When the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services National Community-Driven Development Program (KC-NCDDP) was implemented in Caraga continue reading : Madrid ascends as town embraces Community-Driven Development

Lumads in Caraga convene at 2019 IP Summit

Tribal groups from different part of Caraga gathered recently during the Indigenous Peoples Summit 2019 in Butuan City to celebrate their participation and contribution in nation-building and at the same time raise concerns that their communities are facing. The one-day summit, which was organized by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office continue reading : Lumads in Caraga convene at 2019 IP Summit

DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS Program all set for 2020 extension

In the bid to prepare the identified partner Local Government Units (LGUs) for the 2020 National Community-Driven Development Program (NCDDP) Extension, the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi-CIDSS) organized two batches of LGU Forum at Dottie’s Place Hotel and Restaurant, Butuan continue reading : DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS Program all set for 2020 extension

Surigao Sur communities enjoy completed projects through DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS

SAN AGUSTIN, SURIGAO DEL SUR – The Department of Social Welfare and Development, through the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services (Kalahi-CIDSS) formally handed over three infrastructure projects to the communities of Barangay Gata, Barangay Hornasan, and Barangay Buatong in San Agustin, Surigao del Sur. A 1 unit, 2 classroom continue reading : Surigao Sur communities enjoy completed projects through DSWD Kalahi-CIDSS

Bayabas town community enjoy electric-powered streetlights through DSWD

BAYABAS, SURIGAO DEL SUR – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) through the Kapit – Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services Program (Kalahi-CIDSS) handed over 30 units of electric-powered street lights to the community of Barangay Cabugo in Bayabas, Surigao del Sur on August 30, 2019. The continue reading : Bayabas town community enjoy electric-powered streetlights through DSWD

Bayabas LGU officials, community volunteers convene for first Kalahi-CIDSS Pamumunong Makamasa

BAYABAS, SURIGAO DEL SUR – Local government unit officials and community volunteers from Bayabas, Surigao del Sur gathered on August 29 to 30 at the Cabana, Bayabas to participate in the first Pamumunong Makamasa: Local Government Unit and Community Volunteers’ Exchange of the Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan – Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services continue reading : Bayabas LGU officials, community volunteers convene for first Kalahi-CIDSS Pamumunong Makamasa