• Causes

    Coca-Cola Empowers Women Sari-Sari Store Owners

    Coca-Cola launched their campaign that aims to empower women entrepreneurs who are sari-sari store owners. They wanted to highlight the roles of these women as the pillars of the Coca-Cola business.   The Sari-Sari Store Training and Access to Resources (STAR) Program, locally known as the Coke-Hapinoy STAR Program which is a joint project of Coca Cola Philippines and Hapinoy MicroVentures Foundation and in collaboration with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), was launched to help address the most common barriers to success women entrepreneurs’ face. Through this program, they aim to help women sari-sari store owners by giving them access to business skills training courses, financial services and…

  • Entertainment

    BET NG BAYAN Grand Finals was Awesome!

    Just recently watched BET NG BAYAN Grand Finals and all I can say that the show was great! The production as well as the contestants really did awesome entertainment. It was hosted by no other than Ms. Regine Velasquez-Alcasid and Alden Richard. Coming from Mindanao, I really like programs such as this. Not that I want for my countrymen to fight against each other but I love the concept of healthy competition among them.   Amazingly, GMA Network did a great job in putting up such a show. Searching the whole Philippines for real talents that will ultimately be announced to the world as the BET NG BAYAN is so fitting.…

  • Giveaways

    My 7th #CertifiedPositive Blogiversary Giveaway Winners!

    Hello Ladies and Gentlemen! I am sincerely sorry for the delay of announcement. I have no internet connection since Saturday and because of the holiday season, my ISP’s technicians is scheduled to visit my house on Sunday. So, I went to my friend’s place just to draw the winner and announce it. And the winners are… (drum roll here) … To claim your winnings, please reply within 48 hours to the email I have sent you with your complete name and mailing address. After 48 hours, if I receive no replies from you, I am sorry but I will have to draw again for new winners. So, reply now!! Go! Go! Go! And…

  • SM Bears of Joy
    Causes

    Make a Child Happy with SM Bears of Joy by SM Cares!

    In the past four consecutive years, SM Supermalls has given their shoppers the opportunity to make a child happy through the SM Bears of Joy charity program by SM Cares, a division of SM Foundation, and the CSR arm of SM Prime Holdings. Inc. For 200 pesos, you can buy 2 cuddly bears, one will be given to you while the other will be given to a less fortunate child. Each SM Supermalls nationwide has partnered with an orphanage or charity institution. At the end of the campaign, all collected bears will be given to the children of these partnered orphanage or charity institution. In this joyous season of giving…