Philippine Association of Schools Division Superintendents NCR and Region IV-A gave cash aids to 73 DepEd employees from schools district of Taal Lemery, Agoncillo, Laurel, San Nicolas, Talisay and Division Office at the Schools Division of Batangas Province, August 19.

Each DepEd employee received P35,000 during a meeting with Regional Director Wilfredo Cabral at the Division Office. RD Cabral said that the cash assistance was from PASS NCR who gave P1 million and PASS Region 4A who gave around P1.5 million.

The associations hoped that the cash assistance will be of help to the affected DepEd employees as they face new challenges during these hard times.

Batangas Province Schools Division Superintendent Merthel M. Evardome is very thankful to the associations in the very helpful aid to the Division’s employees.

“Malaking tulong po ito sa amin lalo na po ngayong mga panahong ito. Maraming maraming salamat po sa lahat ng nagpaabot ng tulong sa aming mga naapektuhan,” said one of the DepEd employees who received the assistance.

The distribution of the cash assistance was made possible with the help of SDS Evardome, ASDS Nadine Celindro and ASDS Nicolas Burgos. (Elizalde L. Piol, Project Development Officer II-LRMS, SDO Batangas Province)