ORMOC CITY – In continuation of the National Women’s Month celebrations, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Leyte 4th District Engineering Office (DEO), headed by OIC-District Engineer Rosita A. Tinawin, conducted an outreach program at the City Social Welfare Development – Lingap Center in Brgy. San Pablo, Ormoc City on Friday, March 15, 2024.

The DEO extended assistance to twenty-six (26) female beneficiaries and one (1) male toddler, distributing essential items including clothing, milk, diapers, household items, as well as meal packs. The social workers and the beneficiaries expressed their heartfelt gratitude for the gesture.

OIC-DE Tinawin, with unwavering dedication to the cause, emphasized the philosophy of paying it forward. “It’s better to give than to receive,” she remarked. Furthermore, she voiced hope that more individuals and organizations will lend a helping hand to the Lingap Center.

This activity reflects the essence of National Women’s Month, which stands for empowerment and support for women and marginalized communities. (PR)