Speech delivered during the Inauguration and Turn Over of KALAHI CIDSS school building
My salute to our visionary leader of Agusan del Sur, Hon. Adolf Edward G. Plaza, DSWD regional director, Director Mercedita P. Jabagat, our active Municipal Mayor of Esperanza Hon. Leonida P. Manpatilan, our dynamic barangay captain Hon. Joseph C. Aguilar, our innovative secondary school principal of ENHS madam Ester A. Leybag, the principal of the recipient school madam Susan P. Vales, my colleague the division PESS coordinator madam Annie V. Ignacio, our PTA officials, other guests, ladies and gentlemen good afternoon.
In behalf of the schools division superintendent of Bayugan City Division I would like to congratulate Catmonon National High School headed by the school principal madam Susan P. Vales, the entire populace of barangay Catmonon headed by barangay captain Hon. Joseph C. Aguilar, most of all the municipality of Esperanza headed by our multi awarded municipal mayor Hon. Leonida P. Manpatilan, for exemplifying the ideal stakeholders cooperation and collaboration in other to achieve a common goal that is alleviating the poor living conditions of our brothers and sisters in this barangay, by ensuring their counterpart in the realization of this newly inaugurated school building. Likewise, I would like to thank and congratulate the provincial government of Agusan del Sur with the outstanding leadership of our beloved governor Hon. Adolf Edward G. Plaza and the Department of Social Welfare and Development with the able leadership of our Regional director Mercedita P. Jabagat for providing opportunity for these people to prove their worth that with the right government support our people will rise from this quagmire of poverty. According to our former Deped secretary Jesli Lapus Edukasyon ang Sulosyon sa kahirapan.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is set on the implementation of its community-driven development (CDD) strategy against poverty....