Mayor AJ distributes livelihood packages to Mariveles folks

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MARIVELES, Bataan – Municipal Mayor Ace Jello “AJ” Concepcion recently led the Sustainable Livelihood Program awarding ceremony on Dressmaking NCII and NegoKart here.

Thirty “Negosyo sa Kariton” or NegoKarts and 45 sewing machines were distributed to qualified beneficiaries. The sewing machines were given to those who finished Dressmaking NCII TESDA course.

The livelihood assistance project aims to grow their existing livelihood into sustainable and profitable enterprises.

The said project was made possible through Mariveles-LGU’s partnership with Department of Trade and Industry, TESDA, and DSWD thru their Sustainable Livelihood Program.

This program by the DSWD is a capability- building program for poor, vulnerable and marginalized families and individuals in acquiring necessary assets to engage in and maintain thriving livelihoods that help improve their socio- economic conditions.