Grace Poe sends food aid to victims of NegOcc floods

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Senator Grace Poe extended food assistance to thousands of flash-flood affected families in Negros Occidental.

Poe distributed the assistance through a relief operation conducted by the Panday Bayanihan in the cities of Victorias and Silay.

Flood victims received food packs containing kilos of rice, packs of noodles, cans of corned beef and beef loaf, and sachets of coffee drink. (

“Alam po natin na hindi sapat ‘yan, pero kahit paano, mararamdaman nila na nandito ang inyong lingkod sa sitwasyon na kailangan nila ang tulong at kalinga,” according to the lawmaker.

Panday Bayanihan is a nongovernment organization led by Poe’s son and chief of staff Brian Poe Llamanzares. It conducts relief operations to help families in need, especially those affected by natural and man-made calamities.