TACLOBAN CITY- A farmers association in Barangay Palanog and several rice retailers from the different barangays of Tacloban City were recipients on May 31, 2019, of the livelihood assistance from the Department of Labor and Employment Livelihood Assistance program in partnership with the city government through Mayor Cristina G. Romualdez.
The 34-member Palanog Coconut Farmers Association and 10 rice retailers received, respectively 2 coconut squeezers, 2 rice grinders, 100 pieces of coconut, 50 sacks of rice, 1 water tank (stainless) and 3 push carts. Present during the distribution of assistance were Councilor Evangeline Esperas, DOLE Representative Gemma Dela Cruz, PESO Manager Emilia Cruz and Miss Tacloban 2018 Cassandra Marie Lee. (TACLOBAN CITY INFORMATION OFFICE)