30 PDLS GRADUATE FROM BREAD AND PASTRY-MAKING WORKSHOPS
THE MANILA TIMES
The Manila Times
THIRTY persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) graduated and received their training certificates in livelihood and skills training program in bread and pastry making and food processing in the Iloilo City District Jail Male Dormitory at Barangay Ungka 2 in Jaro district on November 24. The Technical Institute of Iloilo City (TIIC) Molo Campus, together with the Philippine Foremost Milling Corp. and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP), provided skills assistance to the PDL completers. The presentation and confirmation of graduates were graced by TIIC administrator Maria Mathilde Treñas, Councilor Miguel Treñas, and city government officials to commend the PDLs for completing their training. “On behalf of the PDLs, we are grateful to Mayor Jerry Treñas and the city government for the continuous support here in BJMP and for providing us the skills training,” said a PDL graduate. “We are striving that on this second chance we will continue to work for our betterment and that as soon as we go out, we can be good citizens who could be of great help to the city of Iloilo,” he added.