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Budding leader in Dau going viral with contributions

DAU, MABALACAT CITY – A civic-spirited woman has gone viral with posts on her contributions to this biggest and highly-commercialized barangay.

Maricel C. Rodriguez, also known by her “MCR” tag, is widely regarded for her rounds of outreaches from sports, medical assistance, feeding program, school improvements and even sectoral visits – the latest of which is the relief distribution for residents affected by Super Typhoon “Karding”.

MCR, on Tuesday or a day after “Karding” wreaked havoc, went out to distribute grocery items and relief goods in some depressed areas of Dau. She went out also for some inspiring talks with the urban poor and slum dwellers.

A total of 120 relief bags consisting of rice, noodles, canned goods, milk and candies were prepared for Tuesday’s handouts.  Another batch of distribution is also set this week.

“It has always been my advocacy to provide timely and relevant assistance, no matter how simple it is, to those who are in need especially during challenging times. And it elates my heart seeing genuine smiles from every person na natutulungan natin,” Rodriguez said.

The effort reaped praises from netizens. They vary from noting prompt action, kindness of MCR to expressing hope to emulate her actions.

Marivic Manipon said: Bait nyo naman po

Marvicteriz Flores: Kabilis a kabilis ing aksyon!

Rainelda De Villa: Good job. Sana all may foods

Jocelyn Roque: Action MCR agad

Norman G. Bugayong: Angel in disguise

Carlyn Lopez: Yan dapat mabilis na aksyun

Arlaine Mamangun: Maricell rodriguez isa po ako sa nabgyan niyo ng tulong bless kapo ni god na more blessing pa.po bigay niya sa inyo para mas marami pa po kayo matulungan….salamat po god bless po

Homegrown in Dona Anicia, Dau, MCR is described in her FB page as a devoted wife, a loving mother to three amazing children, and an inspiring entrepreneur.