The Iloilo City Government has recently started giving payouts for those involved in its cash for work initiative. Each beneficiary will receive Php 2,500 for their services rendered. It may be recalled that the city has allotted Php 12M or Php 2,500 pay for each 4,921 beneficiaries.
For today, 280 beneficiaries from Mandurriao, 653 from City Proper, and 1,067 from Mandurriao will be receiving their payouts. In the initial data of the local government, a total of 2,000 beneficiaries will benefit from the cash for work program of the local government.
It may be recalled that the cash for work program started giving tasks to beneficiaries during the implementation of community quarantine. The city government, through its social media page, was able to document the efforts of the beneficiaries. In the city’s recent posts, it may be seen that beneficiaries have participated in various community services, such as cooking and preparing food for constituents, delivering food and supplies, food and relief goods packing, as well as cleanup operations.