The local government of Palayan City in partnership with the Department of Information & Communications Technology (DICT) and Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) launched the Digital Jobs Ph last August 5, 2019, and finally completed its directive on November 20, 2019. Thirty-two (32) scholars benefited from the activity and now well-equipped of skills & knowledge to conquer the freelancing world.
Palayan City ICT council head Hon. Adrianne Mae J. Cuevas and council member Hon. Julius “Mader” Sta. Maria attended the activity. Likewise, DICT Regional Director Engr. Reynaldo T. Sy and Provincial OIC Director Engr. Sinag Abello were present during the event.
The scholars finally made it to the graduation day after 12 weeks of hurdles and sleepless nights. According to Ms. Ampy Fernandez, co-trainer of the activity,
“There were times that even its midnight, scholars continue to submit their tasks. I’ve been there. I have known your struggles since the beginning of the training.”
This statement shows how committed our trainees were during their journey.
Moreover, Sir Jay Balan also said
“I will be waiting for the result of our training after 6 months. And within that timeframe, I wish that you’re utilizing what you have learned during our activity. Furthermore, I am hoping that you can find your freelancing purpose throughout your voyage.”
In addition, Regional Director Engr. Reynaldo Sy expresses his gratitude and heartfelt greetings before the scholars. He mentioned how the affair would be helpful for the scholars who participated in the undertaking.
“I am very much hopeful that this training serves its purpose. Please, apply all the learnings you gain from this activity to help yourself, your family and your community. I am optimistic that one day you’ll become a professional online freelance worker and have the chance to help others.”
Furthermore, Palayan City Mayor Adrianne Mae J. Cuevas expresses her deepest thanks to the whole team of DICT for their untiring support for the vibrant city.
“Thank you, RD Sy, of DICT and Ms Sinag, the trainers, DTI, [M]SMEs and the graduates for all your support, patience & determination. I am hoping that from this day forward, we change lives of those involved in this wonderful program for the better.”
“Once again, from the bottom of my heart, thank you very much.”, she further added. Besides, she managed to share her thoughts of another wave of scholars for the next Digital Jobs Ph training next time, “Til’ our next batch.”
Thank You, Mayor
This website also appreciates the dynamism of the city mayor of Palayan City, Hon. Adrianne Mae J. Cuevas for her initiative of bringing ICT in my beloved city. This endeavor won’t be possible without her full support and benevolence for Palayanos.
Author: Engr. Oscar P. Oganiza
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