135 small businesses affected by pandemic in Mati City get cash aid – LGU


Some 135 individuals with small businesses affected by coronavirus pandemic in Mati City have received cash assistance from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).

According to the local government, each beneficiary was given P10,000 cash assistance under the DSWD’s Livelihood Assistance Grant (LAG) for micro and small businesses.

The Mati City government through that City Social Welfare Development Office and the City Tourism Events identified the beneficiaries while the DSWD validated the referral from the local government.

Of the beneficiaries, 38 came from Cabuaya, 25 from Luban, 20 from Lanca, 52 from Central, Sainz, Matiao, Dahican and Lawigan.