In partnership with a private institution including Gerweiss Motors Corporation, an e-trike manufacturer, they will change all gasoline powered tricycle in to an e-trike or Electronic Tricycles. One of the tricycle operators is Antonio Daguno, a resident of the island and a father of four children together with his wife Almira. He is an operator for a total of six years now, and in cooperation with the LGU, Antonio will change his present tricycle in to an e-trike which he will purchase from Gerweiss to be part of the change in Boracay.
Aside from this, it will also help drivers and operators increase their daily income, because the passenger capacity of the e-trike is bigger compared to regular tricycles. At present, Antonio has one regular driver, which receives daily wage and a monthly incentive.
Antonio will used the loan proceed to purchase his new e-trike to Gerweiss. This will be provided by Lendahand and local partner NPFC.