Monday, February 3, 2014
FORT RAMON MAGSAYSAY, Nueva Ecija – Armed with the true spirit of “Bayanihan” 703rd Brigade, Brig Gen Henry G Sabarre AFP led the delivery of basic services to our less fortunate “Kabalens” from Brgy Mabiga, Mabalacat, Pampanga and its neighboring barangays last 24 January 2014. Outreach programs such as Medical, Dental, Veterinary Civic Action Program were held at Mabiga Elementary School of said town with more than 3,000 beneficiaries.
The outreach program participated in by the military doctors of Fort Magsaysay Army Station Hospital (FMASH), 703rd Medical Team, Mabalacat Doctors Hospital, Pampanga Provincial Veterinary Office, Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) and Local Government Units (LGUs) of Mabalacat. The people who took advantage of the program benefited from medical consultation and treatment, dental service, ECG, anti-rabies vaccination, eye check-up, free haircut and feeding program.
Aside from the free medical services, a job fair which deliberated 157 local applicants was also held as an added attraction and public service in partnership and collaboration with SM Hypermarket , SRI Services, Faith in God, Horizon Powder Coating, Romac Services, Lifetime Kuisines, Mirof, Starboard Manpower, Quarah and NCO Clark.
Honorable Mariano “Boking” Morales, the Town Mayor expressed his gratitude and lauded the initiative of the military giving special mention to Captain Alwin M Malate, the Company Commander of Delta Company of the 70th Infantry Battalion who laid the ground works and preparation for the successful conduct of the civic action program.