DTI-established shared service facilities (SSFs) in the region involved in garments and wearables production has engaged in the mass production of washable and re-usable face masks. SSFs in Aklan, Antique, Capiz, Iloilo and Negros Occidental have joined the battle to fight the current Covid-19 outbreak.
Based on the production capacity, these nine SSFs could generate approximately 20,000 washable and re-usable face masks in a month, depending on the availability of the materials that shall be used for its production.
Moreover, the DTI Regional Office ordered some 10,000 pieces of face masks from the SSFs in Antique, Iloilo and Capiz which were distributed for use of employees, while the rest were donated to DOH and PNP frontliners.
For orders, you may contact the following:
- Juler A. Fernandez
Aklan Piña Mantra Association, Inc
- Norma Quillano
Aklan State University – Main Campus
- Mildred Camero/ Virginia Ebon
- Maribel Estorque
- Susan V. Torilla/ Irene H. Otero
- Genaro Alonde
- Armand Pedro/ Salvacion Abedong
Brgy. Doldol, Valladolid
- Danilo Palmaira/ Marcelina Dela Cruz
Brgy. Eclaro, Binalbagan
- Jess Montuerto
Brgy. Oringao, Kabankalan City