Alfred Vargas donates a month’s salary for student tablets
Alfred Vargas felt generous ahead of the opening of the new school year.
The actor now Quezon City congressman had a surprise for the residents of District 5, which he announced via Facebook video.
“Ang aking buong sweldo for the month of September ay ipinambili po natin ng mga tablet,” the politiko said, showing the brand new Android tablets which were procured ahead of the October 5 opening of classes.
A congressman earns at least P262,965 a month, according to the latest government salary structure.
Not everyone will get a unit, as Vargas will employ a first come, first serve for requests for assistance which his Facebook page received since May. How generous!