Provincial and National Government provide Cash Assistance to San Antonio, Quezon for Supplementary Feeding Program
Quezon’s First Lady Anna Villaraza-Suarez, along with the day care pupils’ parents’ federation president Teodoro Raz, Mayor Aniano Ariel Wagan, Jr., Mrs. Myra Wagan, Regional Nutritionist Precy Escante, and MSWDO Arlene Bago at the formal turn-over of cash assistance for the day care feeding program in San Antonio, Quezon last October 1 at the Municipal Covered Court of the said town.(QUEZON PIO).
Coinciding with the 55th founding anniversary of the town of San Antonio, Quezon, the Provincial Government – hand-in-hand with the National Government through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) – conferred the municipality with a cash assistance amounting to Php 987, 480.00 last October 1st at the Municipal Covered Court.
The amount, which was gratefully accepted by San Antonio Mayor Aniano Ariel Wagan, Jr., day care workers, and day care pupils’ parents, will be used for the Feeding Program laid out to combat malnutrition in the day care pupils of the said town.
According to Quezon’s First lady, Madam Anna Villaraza-Suarez, the programs of her husband Governor David “Jayjay” C. Suarez are focused on empowering each and every household in the province. Through Serbisyong Suarez, programs for health, education, agriculture and livelihood are promulgated and made available even in the farthest of towns and barangays in Quezon.
Mrs. Suarez also praised the day care workers who she described as partners of the Provincial Government in providing services to Quezonians. Mrs. Suarez added that the work of these day care workers is pivotal in the development of the youth, and her husband Gov. Suarez is grateful for their efforts and sacrifices, citing them as model citizens and modern-day heroes of our society.