DILG Cavite warns of scammers for donations to Marawi City

  • July 11, 2017
  • Ruel Francisco

TRECE MARTIRES, Cavite, July 11 (PIA) -- The recent war in Marawi city brought so much destruction and sadly, there have been reports of scams by a scrupulous individual posing as an official of the DILG Central Office soliciting donations for the victims of Marawi through the purchase of six thousand pesos (Php 6,000.00) worth of tickets.

In view of this situation, the DILG-Cavite gave out a warning advisory to the people of Cavite to be wary of the said individual or similar scams for solicitations for donations by any individual for that matter.

The provincial government of Cavite also requests all concerned Caviteños to be vigilant and report scammers to P/Senior Superintendent. Marlon M. Ganzon, Senior Police Assistant to the SILG at Camp Crame, Quezon City.

Donations for this cause should be coursed through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and other reputable organizations that are actively helping the distressed people of Marawi city.  (Ruel Francisco, PIA-Cavite/with reports from DILG-Cavite)

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