Event Date:September 6, 2011 - 3:00pm
The AY Foundation and JCI-Manila would like to congratulate MA. DOLORES "MARUXA" PITA as the recipient of the 24th Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Award.
Maruxa dedicated more than 50 years of her life educating street children in Pasig City. What began as a simple feeding program, ended up with the creation of Makabata School. The school offers free education, uniforms, school supplies, transportation and meals to its students. At present, Makabata School has given 103 students a brighter future and a renewed hope in life.
Awarding ceremonies will be held on September 6, 2011, Tuesday, 3:00 pm at the Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, Podium 4, RCBC Plaza, 6819 Ayala Avenue, Makati City. Guest of Honor and Speaker will be His Excellency Jorge Domecq, Spanish Ambassador to the Philippines.
Everyone is encouraged to attend this memorable occasion. Please be in business attire.