The Vice President was in Lanao del Sur for a series of events.
At 9:00 am, she led the turnover of homeware from Ikea and cloth from Rotary Club of San Juan del Monte at the Angat Buhay Village, Area 7, Brgy. Sagonsongan, Marawi City. The beneficiaries were members of the Dayawan Handicraft Group who previously received sewing machines from the Office of the Vice President (OVP) during the siege and identified individuals from Angat Buhay Village with weaving/dress-making skills.
At 10:45 am, the Vice President met with the 1st batch of Ernst and Young (EY) Scholars at the New Collage of Business Administration and Accountancy Building (CBAA), Mindanao State University-Marawi (MSU-M), Marawi City. The meeting aimed to provide a venue for the Vice President to personally meet the scholars, hear their stories, and assess the impact of the internship to their personal and professional careers. The OVP partnered with Ernest and Young Global Delivery Services (EY GDS) Philippines together with MSU-M to create a project for an internship scholarship program.
At 11:30 pm, she met with the women sector of Ahon Laylayan Koalisyon Lanao del Sur (ALK-LDS) at Mindanao State University-Marawi, Marawi City. They discussed updates on their sector’s activities, issues, and concerns, such as economic empowerment through livelihood and their fight for violence-free communities. The activity was attended by at least 50 women from the convenors and local organizations.
At 1:35 pm, she led the groundbreaking ceremony of Aklat, Gabay, Aruga tungo sa Pag-Angat at Pag-asa (AGAPP) classroom in Angoya Central Elementary School, Paridi Angoyao, Marawi City. The construction of a two-classroom building was donated by AGAPP Foundation, Inc. to Angoyao Central Elementary School for pre-school students.