In line with the social municipality understanding of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer, the support for the winter has started. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality will provide social assistance amounting to 2021 million liras, from food to clothing, from stove to fuel, during the winter months of 2022-125. Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, Chairman of the Republican People's Party, emphasized the importance of CHP municipalities supporting citizens during the winter months.
Social assistance continues to increase in line with the social municipality understanding of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer. During the winter months of 2021 and 2022, social assistance amounting to 125 million TL will be provided, mainly in cash support, food parcels, hot meals, clothes, diapers, food, household goods, stoves, blankets, fuel, education and stationery. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer said, “We are doing our part. We do not leave our citizens in need alone against the economic crisis, unemployment and poverty that have deepened with the epidemic. On the other hand, we are working hard to increase the welfare of İzmir and to distribute it fairly to the whole city. We will continue to work with determination to raise the bread of every citizen in İzmir and to get out of these troubled times together.”
From food to household goods
25 million liras of cash support, 30 million liras of food, 20 million liras of education and stationery materials, 20 million liras of cloth, food, boots, coats, clothing and household goods will be provided by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Social Services Department. With the allocated 30 million liras, hot meals for at least 1 million 350 thousand people will be produced and delivered to the citizens. The Metropolitan Municipality, which will continue to support fuel, stove and blankets throughout the winter, will meet the stove needs of a thousand households and the fuel needs of five thousand households in the first place.