In a heartfelt ceremony, the LGU of Calintaan, Mindoro Occidental, led by Mayor Dante Esteban, received a meaningful donation from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO). The generous donation, a Patients Transport Vehicle (PTV), aims to enhance healthcare accessibility in the community. This benevolent act was made possible through the efforts of Deputy Majority Leader and TGP Party-List Representative Jose “Bong” Joson Teves Jr., demonstrating a commitment to public welfare.
The ceremonial turnover and formalization of the donation took place under the careful organization of PCSO, spearheaded by General Manager Melquiades Robles. The collaborative efforts of the Charity Assistance department and the board of directors ensured a seamless process. This event not only marks the transfer of a valuable asset but also symbolizes the spirit of cooperation between public officials, government agencies, and charitable organizations working together for the betterment of local communities. Also present at the ceremony was DILG Secretary Benjamin “Benhur” Abalos Jr., witnessing the collaborative effort.
This significant initiative underscores the vital role that organizations like PCSO play in addressing the healthcare needs of underserved areas. By facilitating such donations, they contribute to strengthening the healthcare infrastructure and, ultimately, improving the well-being of the residents in Calintaan, Mindoro Occidental. The collaborative synergy showcased in this ceremony sets a positive example for future endeavors aimed at fostering public health and community development.