Oct outreach serves more than 3k families
South Cotabato - More than 3,000 families in the province benefited from the series of outreach activities hosted by the Provincial Government of South Cotabato last month.
Dubbed as “Gugma kag Serbisyo para sa Katawhan”, the outreach program provided various free services to the people.
This included free medical and dental check-ups, medicines, circumcision for boys, haircut, manicure and pedicure, umbrella and shoe repair, tool sharpening, medicines and check-up of pets, vegetable seedlings and fruit plants, and massage.
Furthermore, beneficiaries were also given food packs and supplemental food, received prizes during the facilitated games, and enjoyed unlimited popcorn and cotton candies.
October’s beneficiaries included the residents of Barangay San Isidro, Koronadal City; Sitio Lemketi, Barangay Datal Dlanag, Tboli; Barangay Palkan, Polomolok; and Sitio Espiritu, Barangay Tubeng, Tupi.
South Cotabato-LGU has set its next outreach program this today in Barangay Libas, Tantagan.
This outreach program is a weekly activity of the provincial government headed by Governor Daisy P. Avance Fuentes that aims to reach and serve poor and far-flung communities in the province, in partnership with the army-medic from the 27th Infantry Battalion, Philippine Army. /