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2nd Anniversary and OFC Nueva Ecija Family Day

To give importance to Overseas Filipino Workers, the Overseas Family Workers Federation of Nueva Ecija held their OFW Family Day and 2nd Anniversary Program in Science City of Muñoz Pag-asa Gymnasium this 14th of December 2018. The Overseas Family Circle Federation was established by Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA), an agency under the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), to protect the interests of Overseas Filipino Workers and their families, providing social security, cultural services and help with employment, remittances and legal matters. The Overseas Family Circle Federation of Nueva Ecija was established on 2016 and Science City of Muñoz is one of the five municipalities that pioneered its establishment. These other municipalities were Palayan City, Sto. Domingo, San Isidro and San Leonardo. Eleven OFC groups from Nueva Ecija attended the program, they were from Lupao, Palayan, Laur, Muñoz, Sto.Domingo, Sta. Rosa, Rizal, Bongabon, Cabanatuan, San Leonardo and General Natividad. One of the highlights of the program is the oath taking of the newly established OFC Federation of Laur. The program also has a Choral and Lantern Presentation and a Raffle draw. The prizes of the raffle draw was donated by OWWA.