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Willie Revillame Donated P5 Million to Jeepney Drivers and Beirut Blast Families

Willie Revillame is now trending on social media as he donated a huge amount of money to the jeepney drivers who lost their job due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.

As we all know, Willie Revillame is a very generous man when it comes to people who cannot afford such things he is always there to help. He is the country’s well-known host that gives and helps financially.

And now, as the country is facing a big problem due to COVID-19 pandemic and a lot of normal people lost jobs, most especially jeepney drivers, Kuya Will vowed to donate P5 Million as financial help to the drivers who are asking for money on the streets. This is to provide to their families for their everyday needs.

Photo Credits from AI Jazeera

The TV host asks help of Presidential spokesman Harry Roque in giving his big-time donation. According to the Palace official, the money will be given to appropriate agencies for distribution.

Nabanggit ko sa inyo dati na gusto kong tumulong. Ngayon, sa sarili kong pinag-ipunan dahil ako naman po ay may trabaho ngayon, syempre napakahirap, gusto kong tumulong una doon sa mga jeepney drivers,” Willie said.

“I am willing to give sa aking naipon, at hindi naman po ito pagmamayabang no, ito lang ang pwede ko maitulong sa gobyerno kasi hindi naman ako pwede lumapit kay Mr. President na ito ang ibibigay ko, hindi maganda tignan. Siguro sa inyo na lang, ang balak ko po ay magbigay ng P5 million ngayon sa araw na ito at handa ako, at ibibigay sa mga jeepney driver na talagang namamalimos na,” he added.

Sec. Roque revealed that it will be turned over to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the Department of Transportation (DOTr), regarding jow the money will be distributed.

Aside from the said huge amount of donation, Willie also stated that he will give 100 thousand pesos each to the families of four Filipinos who succumbed to the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, as of KAMI.com.

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