Pantawid Pamilya grantee Lourdes C. Liwanag, 76, of the B’laan community in Barangay Lipol, Balut Island, Sarangani town, Davao Occidental awaits the release of her family’s subsidy during the recent payout in the town’s poblacion.  Liwanag has seven children and also qualifies in the government’s social pension program. To date, over 2700 families in Sarangani town benefit from Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program while the whole Davao Region has 262,650 families participating in the program including indigenous peoples. (DSWD)