A total of 2,055 Dumagats received food packs donated by the Iglesia ni (INC) Cristo through the “Kumustahan at Talakayan sa Indigenous Peoples (IPs) sa Doña Remedios Trinidad sa Panahon ng Pandemya” program, which was organized by the provincial government of Bulacan through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office.
The two-day program started last Thursday in the towns of Doña Remedios Trinidad and Norzagaray wherein 1,752 beneficiaries were given assistance.
A total of 303 beneficiaries from the City of San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan also received their food packs during the program last Friday.
Recently, the INC donated 4,000 food packs containing rice, canned goods, and instant coffee. More than half of the donation had been distributed to the indigent population.
Josephine R. De Mesa, chairwoman of Barangay San Lorenzo, Norzagaray, expressed her gratitude since their barangay is always in the list of beneficiaries.
Meanwhile, Bulacan Governor Daniel R. Fernando said the INC is an instrument of God, which has been helping the people during this pandemic time.