Scrambling for Grant

19cctwebHundreds of beneficiaries of the Modified Conditional Cash Transfer–Families in Need of Special Protection program rush at the Iligan Dealers Multi-Purpose Cooperative in Iligan City to claim their cash grants on Tuesday, 19 August 2014, the last day of payout. A program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development, a beneficiary is entitled to a monthly health cash grant of P500 and P300 per child aged 14 and below for a maximum of three children only per family. MindaNews photo by Aubrey Llamas