UFI FUN RUN 2018: Bringing Out the FUN in Raising Funds

By: Catherine G. Paniergo Uygongco Foundation Inc. “A collective success” is the description perfectly matching the Uygongco Foundation Inc.’s (UFI) 8th annual Fun Run which attracted over 2,000 runners who completed the 5-kilometer distance starting from SM City Iloilo South Point on February 11, 2018. Not only did the foundation provide a top-notch event for running […]

#GoldenDinagyang sidelights

Story and photos by: Francis Allan L. Angelo THE 50th Dinagyang Festival is not just about Ati tribe warriors dancing and prancing with inexhaustible energy. It also depicts snapshots of life – ordinary folks working for the success of the festival and tourists enjoying their hearts out. Foreign contingents and stars were also in town […]

Robinsons holds star-studded Dinagyang mall shows

ROBINSONS Malls in Iloilo chants Rah!Rah!Rah! this Dinagyang season with a series of star-studded mall shows in line with the 50th anniversary of the country’s top festival! Robinsons Place Jaro kicks-off the Dinagyang week with a meet and greet activity with Maureen Wroblewitz, the first Filipina to win Asia’s Next Top Model on January 21. […]

RCI Anns share Yuletide love

Photos courtesy of Gary Mana-ay THE Rotary Anns of the Rotary Club of Iloilo kept the spirit of sharing this Christmas season alive through a gift-giving activity at Donato Pison Memorial Elementary School at Brgy. San Rafael, Mandurriao, Iloilo City last Dec 16, 2017. Leading the gift-giving activity were Ann President Fe Pison, Ann Secretary […]

UPV all aglow in Paskua 2017

By: Isabella M. A. Zerrudo THE rain failed to put out the glow and sparks as the University of the Philippines-Visayas (UPV) celebrated Paskua 2017 on Dec 13, 2017, in its Miagao campus with the theme “Padayon nga Paghiliugyon sa Malipayon nga Paskua”. “As chair of the committee, we thought of continuing the call for unity […]

Isla Lipana & Co. opens Iloilo City office

By: Ancel Marie B. Mondia ISLA LIPANA & Co., the Philippine member firm of the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) global network, opened its Iloilo City office, December 7, 2017, at The Galleria in Jaro district. According to Alex Cabrera, chairman and senior partner of PwC Philippines, they selected Iloilo City as the site of their newest office because […]