DSWD, DTI extend assistance to pandemic-affected MSMEs

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga, in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Caraga, distributed livelihood assistance to 165 micro, small, medium enterprise (MSME) beneficiaries in Carmen and Lanuza, Surigao del Sur, Cabadbaran City, Agusan del Norte, and Surigao City, Surigao del Norte, recently. Through DSWD’s Sustainable continue reading : DSWD, DTI extend assistance to pandemic-affected MSMEs

7,353 families in Caraga receive livelihood aid from DSWD in 2021

In its persistent efforts to help the recovery of families whose livelihoods have been severely affected by the pandemic, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga has distributed Livelihood Assistance Grants (LAG) to 7,353 families in the Caraga Region or a total of Php 89,909,500 in 2021. LAG, a recovery program continue reading : 7,353 families in Caraga receive livelihood aid from DSWD in 2021

Fishing for a better life

Just like the thousands of Filipinos whose lives changed drastically due to the pandemic, Ernesto Dagasuhan and his family also went through huge, dramatic adjustments just to survive that phase. Ernesto, a husband, father, and fish vendor from Barobo, Surigao del Sur, was left helpless when the national government implemented the community quarantine to minimize continue reading : Fishing for a better life

Livelihood Assistance Grant: Rehabilitating livelihoods, restoring lives

When the pandemic took over communities worldwide, almost everyone was affected. People lost a lot. Among these things that people lost are their livelihoods. Hence, many struggled a lot just to survive each day. In the Caraga Region, most residents had to temporarily cease or close down their small businesses to abide by the health continue reading : Livelihood Assistance Grant: Rehabilitating livelihoods, restoring lives

DSWD gives P5.25M livelihood aid to island municipalities

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga distributed the Livelihood Assistance Grant (LAG) to 426 families in the municipalities of San Benito, Sta. Monica, and General Luna, Surigao del Norte (Siargao Island) recently. The said livelihood assistance, with a total amount of PhP5,250,000, was processed and administered by the DSWD’s Sustainable continue reading : DSWD gives P5.25M livelihood aid to island municipalities

960 Butuan City drivers receive livelihood assistance from DSWD

Butuan City – A total of 960 drivers from the transport sector in Butuan City, Agusan del Norte received livelihood assistance from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office Caraga, through the Sustainable Livelihood Program, on June 4, 2021. These beneficiaries received either an amount of Php 5,000 or Php 10,000 depending continue reading : 960 Butuan City drivers receive livelihood assistance from DSWD