The Department of Labor and Employment-Nueva Vizcaya Field Office (DOLE-NVFO), through the leadership of OIC-Provincial Director Elizabeth U. Martinez, awarded a livelihood assistance amounting to P500K to the Samahang Magsasaka ng Wacal (SMW) at the Municipal Hall of Solano, Nueva Vizcaya recently.

The SMW group received different materials needed for their requested livelihood project on Bugnay Wine Processing. Some of the materials given were 200 kilograms of sugar, 15 carbon glasses with airlock, two (2) big cooking pots, five (5) pieces wooden ladle, one (1) set of funnels, 800pcs 375ml wine bottles, 20pcs. palette boxes plastic, five (5) pieces pruning scissors, among others.

The recipients meanwhile expressed their gratitude for the assistance given to them as they start their new endeavor of livelihood in the midst of the continuing challenges brought about by the pandemic.

OIC-Provincial Director Martinez, for her part, emphasized that all beneficiaries shall be monitored as they go about their undertakings as a form of continuing assistance and guide for beneficiaries as they try to grow their livelihood.

Solano Municipal Mayor Hon. Atty. Philip A. Dacayo also attended the said activity. ###