RTWPB-IX took part in the celebration of “Dia de Kasambahay” by DOLE -IX on January 16, 2022 at the KCC Mall de Zamboanga. More than a hundred kasambahays participated in this activity.
The “Dia de Kasambahay” celebration consisted of two parts, a learning session in the morning and a talent competition in the afternoon. The learning session provided the participants with knowledge on the different programs and services offered by various government agencies for kasambahays.
Ms. Brenda M. Quintas, Information Technology Officer I of RTWPB-IX, presented the Concepts of Productivity for the Kasambahay while Atty. Carl Dominic A. Alpuerto, Attorney IV of RTWPB-IX, lectured on Work-Life Integration in the Workplace.
Another highlight of the celebration was the KasamBEST, Battle of the Best Talent Competition for Kasambahay, which showcased the talents of the participants. Ms. Quintas of RTWPB-IX also participated as one of the judges during the audition and contest proper.
RTWPB-IX, headed by Board Secretary VI Joel M. Ijirani, is a partner of DOLE Region-IX in the implementation of the Republic Act 10361, known as the “Domestic Workers Act or Batas Kasambahay”.