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Davao’s LGBT Community Completes Rice Distribution

Date Enacted: May 2020
Country: Philippines

The “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) community” of Davao City, as part of its involvement in Davao City’s COVID-19 response, distributed “sacks of rice to the barangays.” The community “was tapped in the city’s Covid-19 as a non-political structure group to find those in need but were not reached by barangay officials.”