The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Nueva Vizcaya awarded the LGU of Bayombong with check amounting to Php 1.76M for the implementation of the LGUs three (3) Bottom-up Budgeting (BuB) projects for 2016 on December 28, 2016 in the Municipal Hall of Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya.

Honorable Mayor Ralph C. Lantion together with Ms. Marlyn A. Juan, BuB focal person of LGU Bayombong and Ms. Maria Ceselma B. Parong, ICO Municipal Treasurer received the check from Mr. Alberto D. Pamatian, CTIDS- IDD, Ms. Preciosa A. Maglaya, CTIDS- CWD and Ms. Mariza M. Dolor, STIDS who represented DTI- Nueva Vizcaya.

The released BuB Funds will be used for the following: Establishment of Shared Service Facilities (SSF) for food processing with Php 500,000.00 budget; Support to Shared Service Facilities (SSF) with Php 500,000.00 budget; and Yaman Pinoy- Taro Production and Development with Php 760,000.00 budget.

The identified projects will cover the skills and entrepreneurial trainings needed in the implementation of the projects. It also includes the raw materials, equipment and other expenses for the enhancement of livelihood programs for the BuB beneficiaries.

The LGU expressed their gratitude for the release of the BuB fund that will benefit the farmers and different associations of Bayombong. On the other hand, Mr. Pamatian together with Ms. Dolor, the MTIO of Bayombong extends their support for the implementation of the project thru regular monitoring of the project.