Binigay na bonus! Muntinlupa employees raise P700K for typhoon-hit Cagayan towns
Employees of Muntinlupa city hall raised P700,000 to donate to two Cagayan towns devastated by Typhoon Ulysses by donating a portion of their allowances and bonuses.
Muntinlupa City Department of Disaster Resilience and Management (MCDDRM) chief Erwin Alfonso, representing Mayor Jaime Fresnedi, recently turned over the personal donation of Muntinlupa City Hall employees and officials to the municipalities of Baggao and Solana, Cagayan.
Alfonso said Baggao LGU received P400,000.00 which will be used for the procurement of a rescue vehicle while Solana LGU received P300,000.00 to be used for the town’s recovery and rehabilitation.
The personal assistance is on top of the P11-million financial aid that the local government of Muntinlupa donated to 21 LGUs in the provinces of Catanduanes, Albay, Camarines Sur, Batangas, Oriental Mindoro, Cagayan, and the City of Marikina that were worst hit by Typhoons Rolly, Quinta and Ulysses.
The local government has also given P1 million to Marikina, while P500,000 each were given to the towns of Bato, San Andres, San Miguel, Baras, and Gigmoto in Catanduanes; Bato, Iriga, Calagbanga, Caramoan, Garchitorena, and Siruma in Camarines Sur; Tiwi, Ligao City, Camalig, and Malinao in Albay; Naujan and Gloria in Oriental Mindoro; Tingloy in Batangas; Alcala and Claveria in Cagayan.