DSWD 10 gives aid to Iligan City fire victims

June 3, 2019

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY,  --- The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Field Office 10 aided families whose houses were razed off by fire on Wednesday afternoon, May 29 at Purok Matinabangon, Barangay Ubaldo Laya, Iligan City. 
As augmentation support to the Local Government Unit of Iligan City, DSWD Field Office 10 provided 195 hygiene kits, 195 kitchen kits, 195 blankets, 195 malong, and 195 mosquito nets and three family food packs for each of the reported 195 families affected. 
DSWD Undersecretary for operations, Aimee S. Torrefranca-Neri and DSWD Field Office 10 Regional Director Mari-Flor Dollaga-Libang supervised the relief distribution. 
As initial response, the LGU has provided food packs and sleeping kits while some private groups gave relief assistance to the fire survivors. 
Other offices and national government agencies particularly Department of Trade and Industry, Department of Health, and Office of Senator Bong Goalso responded and supported these families. 
The homeless survivors are temporarily staying at the barangay covered court in Purok Matinabangon. (Charmaine P. Tadlas/DSWD10)



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