The second tranche of the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) in Zamboanga City is set to kick off this week this was revealed by the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO).
Socoro Rojas, CSWDO Officer in an interview with RPN DXXX Zamboanga said, money is now being downloaded for the onsite payout and to the remittance centers.
For the first batch, 116,195 will receive the grant who are still included in the second tranche they will receive ₱ 5,000.
For the additional families, those who were left out 13,000 they will receive ₱ 10,000.
Rojas reminded the beneficiaries to follow health protocol be it on site or they will get their benefits from the remittance centers.
For Zamboanga City some ₱ 600 million funds to be transferred to the local government unit.
She added, for the beneficiaries to use the money properly.
These SAP beneficiaries will receive the benefits to help them during the quarantine brought about by the Coronavirus Disease 2019
Those who will benefit from the program are the near poor, poor and informal sector. (R.G. Antonet A. Go)
(Source: Interview with Socoro Rojas, City Social Welfare and Development Officer)