Albay, Sorsogon receive financial assistance from Davao City amid TD Usman’s onslaught


The provinces of Albay and Sorsogon has received a financial aid from Davao City intended for the families who have been affected by tropical depression Usman.

Both provinces, which have been heavily battered by TD Usman, received P1 million each from the City of Davao.

Albay and Sorsogon were both declared under the state of calamity as TD Usman caused flooding and landslide incidents in Bicol Region.

“The provincial government of Albay warmly extends its heartfelt gratitude to Davao City, through MV. Emmanuel Jaldon, Supt. Alfredo Baloran (Ret) of Davao CDRRMO, and Mr. Virgilio San Pedro of Davao City Treasurer’s Office, for the P1M donation to the victims and affected families of Tropical Depression Usman,” the provincial government of Albay said.

“Dios Mabalos Honorable Sara Z. Duterte and the people of Davao City,” it added.

For his part, Sorsogon Governor Bobet Lee Rodrigueza also thanked Mayor Sara for the assistance.

“MARAMING SALAMAT and GOD BLESS PO SA INYO MAYOR SARA DUTERTE and CITY GOVERNMENT OF DAVAO sa FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE of P1 MILLION plus 1,000 Packs of RELIEF GOODS para sa mga mahal nating SORSOGANON na biktima ng bagyong USMAN,” Gov. Rodrigueza said.

“MARAMING SALAMAT DIN PO kina Superintendent Alfredo Baloran, PNP (Retired) CBRRM Officer; Emmanuel Jaldon, CDO Central 911; Virgilio San Pedro, Representative CTD; Humanitarian Legal Assistance Foundation at mga project coordinators na sina Ma. Donna Biacas, RN at Julie Taneo, MCKS Caring Heart Foundation Incorporated sa paghatid nitong TULONG para sa probinsya ng SORSOGON,” he added.