In this trying time, all we want is to hear something good and positive. Well, here’s one for you.
With all the news regarding our government officials stealing money, this one is totally an opposite of them. This Barangay Captain will make you very proud.
He is none other than the Barangay Captain of Baggao, Cagayan who is a retired army S/master Sgt. Gilbert Respicio.
Brgy. Capt. Respicio made all of his kababayan proud as he truly serves his people with all his heart and with all honesty. As a matter of fact, he doesn’t even withdraws his monthly salary since he was elected.
According to the report of Reymart Desiderio of Radio DZCV of Tuguegarao, Respicio has saved up all his monthly salaries since his reign.
After all of his interviews and research, it turns out that the money of supposed to be the personal salary of Barangay Captain Respicio, goes out to the barangay hall, special visitors and needs of the barangay.
Out of all the 48 barangays in whole Baggao, the retired army turns a into barangay official is the only one who has this heart of a service.
With all his monthly salaries, he was able to save more than 100,000 peso. Eventually, this was used to buy relief goods for their barangay that was also affected by Ulysses.
Meanwhile, this good act and pure heart of Respicio to serve his people earned a lot of praises. Some are even commenting that they wish to have an official like him.