The City Government of Isabela de Basilan through its Public Employment Services Office and the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) distributed eight bicycles and cycling kits to selected beneficiaries of the BikeCINATION Project on November 09, 2021, Tuesday at Isabela Central Elementary Pilot School.
The said turnover was led by DOLE Region IX Assistant Regional Director Imelda Gatinao, Chief LEO and Technical Support and Services Division Head Engr. Wesley D. Tan, and Supervising LEO and Isabela City Field Office Head Maria Elena Alabata.
Representing Mayor Sitti Djalia Turabin-Hataman was City Information Officer Mendry-Ann Lim who was also joined by Dr. Rehab Hayre from the City Health Office and Councilor Karel Sakkalahul.
BikeCINATION aims to contribute to poverty reduction by providing bicycles that may be used for delivery and food services, and encourage members of the labor force to complete their COVID-19 vaccine doses.