A seminar was conducted, through KATIKHA, a non-profit organization specializing in providing support and assistance to the families of OFW, with families of Ibaan OFWs in attendance at Ibaan Sangguniang Bayan Hall It was made primarily to teach the families left behind by the OFWs proper financial management. But more importantly, how to handle relationships and to maintain strong family ties among them.
Mayor Danny Toreja shared his views on the importance of keeping the family intact despite the absence of members of the family working abroad. He also emphasized on giving value, respect, and importance on the money being sent by the OFW, regardless of the amount.
Vice Mayor Sixto Yabyabin was also present during the seminar.