By PERCY A OSTONAL
TO our JP-LGU mangrove re-planting project donors worldwide, (PHP30,713), this was Mayor Ricarte “Dong” Padilla's (pictured left) message to me to establish accountability and transparency for said amount of money.
Dear kuya Percy:
I wish to re-assure you that whatever amount we received from you will be furnished with proper liquidation.Again, sorry for my late reply, as we are so busy with our town fiesta preparation.
Second follow up message
Dear kuya Percy,
I AM pleased to inform you that the money you remitted was received and intact at the Treasurer's Office under the care of Madam Tess Reyes. Please inform councilor Kuya Caloy taboada to drop by and see Ate Tess for the receipts of your donations. Again, thank you very much for your esteemed support.
Note: Mr Caloy Taboada is the designated representative/ coordinator of MWBuzz for all Mambulaoans overseas fund raising and donations.
The two receipts mentioned by Mayor Padilla werefor:
a. JP-LGU "Sulong Kabuhayan sa Kariton " livelihood project in the amount of PHP40,000; and
b. JP-LGU mangrove re-planting project in the amount of PHP30,713.00.