Manila Government Distributes P5-Million Educational Aid

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Less than a week before classes in public schools start, the Manila government distributed P5 million worth of educational assistance to at least 1,000 students in the city. The students came from public schools in Districts I to VI and Baseco, Manila. Each of them received P5,000. “The assistance will augment family expenses for school needs such as ‘baon’, uniform, school supplies, school shoes, materials for school projects, among others,” said Mayor Joseph Estrada, who led the distribution of the school items. Estrada advised the students to focus on their…