City of Malolos- In celebration of the 72nd birthday of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, the Provincial Government of Bulacan spearheaded by Governor Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado and Vice Governor Daniel R. Fernando conducted an activity dubbed as "Alagang Kalusugan Medical Mission" last March 27, 2017 at the Bulacan Medical Center.
Aside from the officials and employees from the Provincial Government of Bulacan that includes doctors and dentists, the DILG Bulacan Province headed by Provincial Director Darwin D. David was also present to show support in the said event.
In his message, Hon. Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado said that the President asked to celebrate his birthday not with giving him birthday gifts but to help instead the people, hence, the said Medical Mission.
During the activity, Bulakenyos who registered were given free medical services such as: OPD, ECG and X-ray, and free dental services, medicines, haircut and reflexology. Likewise, assistive devices consisting of wheelchairs, crutches, nebulizers, blood pressure apparatus, glucometer, salter scale and stretchers were also distributed to legitimate indigent beneficiaries from Bulacan. Furthermore, 70 grieving families were also given financial aid through the burial assistance of the Provincial Government and three (3) pangkabuhayan bicycles with carts were also distributed.
A total of 1, 486 Bulakenyos benefited from the Medical Mission.