Sunday, July 27, 2008
Gawad Kalinga's Tony Meloto on US tour: Visits Frontliners Media Group
Photo by Benny Uy (FMG)
GK's Tony Meloto visits FRONTLINERS Media Group in Los Angeles:
GK's Tony Meloto visits FRONTLINERS MEDIA GROUP at Salo Salo Restaurant in Cerritos to talk about his U.S. visit and the massive projects of Gawad Kalinga in the Philippines and other countries. Tony explained that 'helping the poor knows no boundaries - in creed, faith, background or wealth.' He exclaimed that a lot of U.S. corporations have started to embrace the vision of Gawad Kalinga. Tony Meloto plans to go to Washington D.C. where he will visit NBA Star Gilbert Arenas, superstar guard of the Washington Wizards who helped build a basketball court in a GK village in Quezon City. Mr. Meloto is also scheduled to visit a number of U.S. cities to promote Gawad Kalinga, the stellar organization that has paved the way for sustainable nation building. GK is tasked of transforming lives by building villages, providing livelihood programs, and enabling land ownership to hundreds of thousands of Filipinos.
L-R seated : Paul Cabigao, Joanne Cruz, Joel Pastor, GK's Tony Meloto, Amalia Meloto-Gonzalez, Rick Munda, Joe Cobilla,
L-R standing: Jay Fermin, Philip Ner, Willie Cheng, Albert Vargas, Joel Crecencia, Rick Gavino, Benny Uy, Art Ramos, Ver Penaranda, & Jun Camacho.