Articles worth reading

Quezon City tracking co-passenger of UK variant carrier

account_balanceQuezon City access_time4 days ago

Contact tracing is underway for one co-passenger of the first case of the B.1.1.7 SARS-CoV-2 variant (United Kingdom variant) who was reported to be a resident of Quezon City, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. In a Laging Handa presse...

Taguig taps cold chain firm to store vaccines 

account_balanceTaguig access_time4 days ago

Taguig City tapped ORCA Cold Chain Solutions to ensure that it can safely store and transport its coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines to its constituents once the life-saving jabs are delivered, according to a report by Philippine News ...

Vlogger superstar and actress Alex Gonzaga and Lipa City Councilor Mikee Morada

Alex Gonzaga marries fiance Mikee Morada

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

In Alex Gonzaga's latest vlog entry, she and Mikee Morada announced that they are in fact married, and that they've been married since last November, according to a report by GMA News. Alex announced the news on her birthday, exactly one yea...

Navotas News

Navotas provides help to Cagayan

account_balanceNavotas chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

Navotas City sent another wave of donations to the survivors of Typhoon Ulysses in Cagayan Valley.

“We have spent most of this year’s budget for our COVID-19 response.  However, we are still fortunate to have the capacity to send some assistance to other local government units in dire need of help,” Mayor Toby Tiangco said.

Navotas sent 500 food packs to John Wesley College, which provides temporary shelter for many affected residents of Tuguegarao City. Each food pack contained five kilos of rice, 13 pieces of assorted canned goods and five sachets of instant coffee.

“A part of the additional aid we sent to Cagayan came from donations that compassionate individuals and companies have given to Navotas. We are thankful to them but since we did not suffer any grave damage, we are extending their help to those who need it most,” he said.

The city government also sent food items to the Office of Civil Defense Region 2. These included 100 sacks of rice in 25-kilo packaging; 30 sacks of rice in 50-kilo packaging; 200 boxes of corned beef and beef loaf; 28 boxes and 139 pieces of assorted canned goods; 400 canned sardines; and 30 boxes of instant noodles.

Also donated were 10 boxes of bottled water; 50 pieces of 1-liter bottled water; 300 pieces of 6-liter distilled water; 108 packs of instant coffee; 108 bars of bath soap; 24 bars of laundry soap; 48 sachets of toothpaste; and 63 pieces of toothbrush.

Earlier, Navotas, through its Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, helped in the rescue and relief operations in the flood-hit province. 

The rescue team also brought with them 50 food packs with five kilos of rice, 13 pieces of assorted canned goods and five sachets of instant coffee; 150 handwoven mats; and 150 blankets.

date_rangeDate Published
1 month ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

Muntinlupa trains health workers for vaccination rollout 

account_balanceMuntinlupa chrome_reader_mode6 days ago

The City of Muntinlupa is set to order an additional 200,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine from AstraZeneca as more local government units in the country sign a purchase deal with the British pharmaceutical firm and the national government. Mayor Jaime ...

San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora

San Juan prepares for Covid-19 vaccination

account_balanceSan Juan chrome_reader_mode6 days ago

San Juan City concluded a two-day simulation of its vaccination campaign, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. Mayor Francis Zamora said the dry run is part of the city government's preparation for the National Immunization Prog...

Most Navotas residents want Pfizer vaccine 

account_balanceNavotas chrome_reader_mode1 day ago

Majority of Navotas City residents are willing to be vaccinated and they prefer the Pfizer vaccine to protect them against the coronavirus disease, according to a report by Manila Bulletin. A Facebook survey conducted from December 29, 2020 to Janua...

Let's Stay Connected Like us on our Facebook page.
Click on the article to continue reading
Quezon City adopts no contact apprehension system Red Cross pushes saliva test Vaccines from COVAX to arrive in Q1 Makati Shangri-La to close doors on Feb. 1 Cities in NCR to start vaccination simultaneously Mother, girlfriend of Filipino infected with UK variant also test positive Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature