The Department of Social Welfare and Development extended livelihood assistance to a group in Bobon, Northern Samar.

TACLOBAN CITY – The regional office of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has launched an organic goat raising project in Barangay Salvacion, Bobon, Northern Samar on October 3, 2023.

With a seed capital of P225,000, the project is projected to transform the lives of 15 identified beneficiaries who are members of the Salvacion Goat Raiser Sustainable Livelihood Program Association (SLPA).

Provincial and municipal agriculture offices extended their assistance to the SLPA members to ensure the success and long-term sustainability of the project.

The project launch underscores the commitment of DSWD-8 to foster self-sufficiency among its beneficiaries.