Para sa mga nabalian! China donates rehab equiptment to Cebuanos


China showed the Philippines how good a friend it can be, with a donation of P194,000 worth of physical and occupational rehabilitation equipment.

The equipment is for the Cebu Provincial PWD Rehabilitation Center and the Minglanilla District Hospital.

“The handover of equipment to the Cebu Provincial PWD Rehabilitation Center and Minglanilla District Hospital is one of the steps we are taking to further strengthen our relations and is a symbol of our good friendship,” said Chinese Consul General Jia Li.

Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III and Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale joined Jia in the turnover ceremony.

Davide and Jia signed a deed of donation of physical and occupational rehabilitation equipment worth P194,000, with Magpale and Consular Attaché Jiang Wen as witnesses.

The donated equipment includes parallel bars, exercise balls, pedal exercises, and electrical nerve stimulator.

Dr. Ian Genaldo, Minglanilla District Hospital chief said the P800,000 Provincial PWD Rehabilitation Center, a bungalow-type, 10-meter wide building, was built in 2017 and was completed in 2018.

Provincial Board Member Raul Bacaltos and Minglanilla Mayor Elanito Peña were present during the ceremony.

Provincial Health Officer Dr. Rene Catan and Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) Head Marivic Garces were also at the occasion.