DAGUPAN CITY – The young officials of “Manlingkor Ya Kalangweran” continue to render public service to the city and its people when they actively participated in a “paligo” program held in Barangay Pantal on June 27.
Held in partnership with Procter and Gamble Philippines, the ”Paligo” program was conducted by the local government through the City Health Office, City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO), General Services Office, City Nutrition Office, City Engineering Office and the Bureau of Fire (BFP) Dagupan.
More than 300 children of the barangay were given a bath by Mayor Belen T. Fernandez, together with the young officials led by Young City Mayor Jalen Kody Fernandez.
The young city leaders also witnessed medical and dental check-ups simultaneously conducted during the event and also assisted in handing out multivitamins, soap and shampoo sachets, courtesy of the sponsor P & G Philippines, to the children.
A feeding program was also conducted with the MYKs serving the children and their parents hot “misua”.
The activity was among the many initiatives participated in by the young leaders as they continue to learn, experience and assist in performing government duties in the city for one week. (Verdelle De Vera/CIO)