487 Aeta Scholars Receive P1.2M From Pampanga Government

A total of 487 Aeta scholars were given P1,217,500 educational financial assistance by the Provincial Government the other day.

Held at the Bren Z. Guiao Convention Center here, the Aeta scholars received P2,500 each, one pack of hotdogs and four packs of noodles.

Sixty-seven Aetas scholars enrolled at Mabalacat Technical High School were given P167,500, followed by Planas High School with 61 Aeta scholars - P152,500, Villa Maria Integrated High School with 157 - P392,500, FNAS High School with 98 - P245,000, Camias High School with 103 - P257,500; and San Jose High School with one scholar - P2,500.

The distribution was led by Provincial Social Welfare and Development Officer Elizabeth Bay Bayan, PDRRMO Officer Angie Blanco and Board Member Anthony Joseph "Tonton" Torres.

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