More than just a piece of paper: Batang 4Ps shine in their education journey

For students, securing a Certificate of Completion for their studies is not merely receiving a piece of paper.  For Princess, Nicole, and Jean, it is part of a life-long dream to succeed and ensure the future of their family. Being children beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps), it is amazing how the three young continue reading : More than just a piece of paper: Batang 4Ps shine in their education journey

4Ps benes in SurSur maximize spaces for backyard gardening to appease food needs

In response to the pandemic crisis, the National Advisory Committee (NAC) of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program came up with the idea to put on hold the compliance of the conditions starting February to September 2020 through the National Advisory Committee Resolution # 1. This implied that the rice subsidy, education and health grants were continue reading : 4Ps benes in SurSur maximize spaces for backyard gardening to appease food needs

IP community enjoy cash-for-work livelihood project

A total of 735 registered indigenous peoples (IP) in Trento, Agusan del Sur availed of the cash-for-work livelihood project through the Support Services and Interventions (SSI). SSI is a unique feature of the Modified Conditional Cash Transfer (MCCT) modality of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) which is designed to uplift the socio- economic status continue reading : IP community enjoy cash-for-work livelihood project

Pantawid benes continue development sessions through electronic means

With the upsurge of COVID-19 cases in the country, the Department of Social Welfare and Development has directed all Field Offices to cancel the physical activities and involvements planned for the whole year, including the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) activities. Some 4Ps activities that are temporarily suspended are the assessment of household beneficiaries using continue reading : Pantawid benes continue development sessions through electronic means

Manobo MCCT beneficiary capitalize on opportunities with life-learned skills

Opportunities comes to those who persevere and take chances. Though there are instances where opportunities are scarce for those who do not necessarily have the connections – the resources, hard work and a special set of skills have come in handy to open doors for better, life changing opportunities. This is what Meramie C. Bernales, continue reading : Manobo MCCT beneficiary capitalize on opportunities with life-learned skills

“Patuloy ang Pangarap” – A teacher’s encouragement for dreamers

With the recent celebration of the World Teacher’s Day, the hard work and commitment of unsung heroes – the devoted teachers, are placed on the limelight. While teachers are honored every 5th day of October, most do not know the struggles and sacrifices teacher face beyond the four walls of the classrooms. Today, it is continue reading : “Patuloy ang Pangarap” – A teacher’s encouragement for dreamers

Hopes high as more than 7,000 vacant slots open for possible Pantawid families

A total of 7,470 slots are available for possible replacement of poor families for the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) implemented by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) for the Set 10 beneficiaries. Enacted as a law in 2019, 4Ps is a national poverty reduction program aiming to improve the well-being of poor continue reading : Hopes high as more than 7,000 vacant slots open for possible Pantawid families