ndigenous members of the association in Matanao are pleased that the Provincial Government of Davao del Sur has turned over livelihood assistance directly to their area.
The turnover was spearheaded by Vice Gov. Marc Cagas along with Second District Board Member Atty. Delos Carmelo Cientos III, Deputy Gov. Jhun Reyes, Jeremias Rebuyon, Reynel Dalapo, and others of the P200,000.00 livelihood assistance to 92 Colonsabac Lumad Farmers Association (COLUFA) members to be used for their grocery store and Agri-Supply.
Lolito Soleman, president of the association, vowed to utilize wisely the assistance provided by the provincial government.
Rosemarie Sal, a COLUFA member, expressed her deep gratitude to Governor Douglas Cagas for the programs and developments that have reached their barangay despite the remoteness of the area. She was also grateful to Congresswoman Mercedes Cagas for concreting the road.