In order to provide employment to Senior Citizens and Persons with Disabilities in the city, City Mayor Atty. Alyssa Sheena P. Tan led the distribution of sewing machines held last September 7, 2022 at Bulwagan ng Mamamayan, San Andres, Santiago City.
The said distribution is through the collaboration of the Office of the Senior Citizen Affairs headed by OIC Antonio C. Carreon and Persons with Disabilities Affairs Office led by OIC Noradel D. Tad-o who both gave their message of commitment to these types of programs and others to be proposed in the future for the welfare of both senior citizens and PWDs.
In response, beneficiaries gave their respective message of gratitude to the local government for the support and attention it gives to their group or sector.
The City Mayor also said that under her administration, she will promote the products locally made by the beneficiaries. These products will also be used for the Pamaskong Handog for this year’s Christmas season, she added.