PARR leads groundbreaking for new community centers

From the office of the Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery

The Municipality of Mercedes, Eastern Samar expresses their thanks to the Assumption Alumnae Association (Metro Manila) for contributing to the rehabilitation and recovery efforts in their municipality.
The Municipality of Mercedes, Eastern Samar expresses their thanks to the Assumption Alumnae Association (Metro Manila) for contributing to the rehabilitation and recovery efforts in their municipality.

Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery (PARR) Panfilo Lacson led the groundbreaking ceremonies on March 10 for the St. Francis of Assisi Parish Center, Barangay Buyayawon Community Center and the Barangay Busay Community Center in Mercedes, Eastern Samar.

With Secretary Lacson were PARR Undersecretary Danilo Antonio and PARR Assistant Secretary Vic Batac.

The Assumption Alumnae Association, Inc. pledged to sponsor the construction of the community centers.

As part of the “Build Back Better” strategy of the government’s rehabilitation efforts, the community centers will serve as emergency evacuation centers equipped with food storage systems and water and power providing facilities.

Representatives from the Assumption Alumnae Association were also present in the event, along with Mayor Enrique Cabos and Rev. Fr. Moises Mel Campo.

Secretary Panfilo Lacson, Dra. Minguita Padilla and Municipal Mayor Enrique Cabos at the Groundbreaking Ceremony last March 10, 2014 held at Mercedes, Eastern Samar.
Secretary Panfilo Lacson, Dra. Minguita Padilla and Municipal Mayor Enrique Cabos at the Groundbreaking Ceremony last March 10, 2014 held at Mercedes, Eastern Samar.