Calamity Relief Assistance to Nueva Ecija




On October 28, 2009, Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office in partnership with DZRH and Foton Phils (FMP) launched its “CALAMITY RELIEF ASSISTANCE” in the typhoon stricken towns of Nueva Ecija. Headed by Director Jose “Popoy” Taruc of PCSO, Jay Taruc of DZRH, Nueva Ecija Mayor Alvin Vergara and FMP President Rommel Sytin, a special team was immediately organized to pack relief goods and transport relief goods to affected area. A total of 11 Foton Trucks formed the convoy which brought food, clothes, and water to the residents of Nueva Ecija. It was estimated that about 2,000 recipients from the towns of Cabanatuan, Pantabangan, San Jose, Gapan, San Leonardo, and Cabiao were blessed by activity.