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PCSO brings joy and assistance to Marikina indigent residents 

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Marikina City - Last week, Congressman Marcy Teodoro participated in the grocery pack distribution as part of a charity project organized by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) at the Marikina Convention Center. The event aimed to provide assistance to indigent residents of the city by distributing essential grocery packs.

During the distribution, Congressman Teodoro had the opportunity to engage with the beneficiaries, inquire about their needs, and exchange stories and joy. The Mayor of Marikina acknowledged the significance of this activity as a chance to connect with the community, understand their circumstances, and offer support.

"We should strive for moments like this, where we are happy. I know life can be difficult, and we all have worries, but let's not lose hope in our hearts," expressed Congressman Marcy Teodoro.


The event also brought back nostalgic memories for the Mayor as he recalled his childhood days when he used to purchase Sweepstakes tickets from PCSO, following his grandfather's instructions.

With the grocery packs provided by the PCSO, the beneficiaries left the event with smiles on their faces. Additionally, Congressman Marcy Teodoro generously offered free rides to the beneficiaries, ensuring their safe journey back home.

The PCSO charity project in Marikina exemplifies the organization's commitment to reaching out to vulnerable communities and providing them with much-needed assistance. Through initiatives like this, the PCSO aims to make a positive impact on the lives of indigent residents and uplift their spirits.

The event served as a reminder that acts of kindness and compassion can go a long way in fostering hope and unity within the community. Congressman Marcy Teodoro and the PCSO demonstrated their dedication to serving the people and ensuring that no one is left behind in times of need.


As the grocery packs were distributed, the atmosphere was filled with gratitude and appreciation. The beneficiaries expressed their heartfelt thanks to Congressman Marcy Teodoro, the PCSO, and all those involved in making the charity project a reality.

The PCSO charity project in Marikina serves as a shining example of how government agencies, local officials, and community members can come together to make a positive impact on the lives of those in need. It is through these collective efforts that communities can be strengthened, and the spirit of compassion can thrive.

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