LOOK: Centenarians received cheques worth 50,000 pesos from Tacloban City Gov’t
TACLOBAN CIY Centenarians Felipa A. Alday and Valentina B. Marta each received cheques worth 50,000 pesos from the City Government under Mayor Cristina G. Romualdez on Wednesday, August 8. City Social Welfare Officer Remedios G. Buna handed the cheques representing the centenarian gift of the local government unit to the retired public school teachers, along with other CSWDO and Cash Division staff. The two centenarians earlier received 100,000 pesos each from the Department of Social Welfare and Development.
Under R.A. 10868, centenarians (or those who reached the age of 100 years old) are eligible to receive cash incentives from their respective local government units. The local government unit will determine the amount of the cash incentive.-Henry James G. Roca/CIO