Overseas Filipino Workers or OFWs are our modern-day heroes. They contribute a lot to the country’s economic growth through the remittances they give their families in the country, which can help them have a financially secure future. In August 2022, their , which is 4.4% more than the $2.89 billion they remitted in the same month of 2021.
OFWs don’t solely work hard to contribute to the economy, but also to support the families they left here in the Philippines. They sacrifice their time and face the challenges of living and working alone in another country to help their loved ones have a financially secure future.