Ako Bicol partylist touts track record in education sector


Since its inception, Ako Bicol partylist has so far provided educational assistance to more than 12,000 Bicolano students.

Ako Bicol touted its track record in education sector, with 12,270 Educational Assistance Beneficiaries.

This figure is on top of another 11, 305 Bicolano scholars assisted by the partylist.

“Aside from scholarship grants, Ako Bicol Party list also aims to provide educational assistance for all the Bicolano students that is in need. The Ako Bicol Party list has now 12,270 Educational Assistance Beneficiaries,” Ako Bicol said.

“Ako Bicol Party list in partnership with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority or TESDA also aims to put up training programs and vocational courses that will encourage out of school youth to continue their studies and have technical skills which they can definitely use to secure their future through livelihood and employment,” it added.

Ako Bicol earlier said that it already assisted 11, 05 Bicolano scholars, who graduated and acquired jobs in and outside the country.

“As part of Ako Bicol Party list’s advocacies, supporting education is a must. This is to provide the next generation the necessary tools they need for their future,” it said.