Rupert Jacinto’s advocacy is supporting poor churches all over the country through the Sto. Niño de Paz Chapel Foundation.
Meanwhile, Mayenne Carmona and Hera Geriene have a feeding program, “Angels to Street Kids,” for poor children, palangga.
To raise funds for the charities, the three held a joint birthday bash, “Disco Fever,” with everyone arriving in her favorite disco outfit of the ’60s, ’70s or ’80s.
Well-wishers were requested that in lieu of gifts, they should give cash or pledges to the celebrators’ favorite charities.
Brilliant chef Jessie Sincioco sponsored the superb dinner at Top of the Citi by Chef Jessie, and businessman Manny Osmeña of Mövenpick Resorts and Manny O Wines, natch, kept everyone on her feet with his awesome, renowned wines and the bubbly.
Loud laughter and wild applause went to the “comic” skit, with lawyer Rene Puno, fashion princess Linda Ley, adorable Ann Santa Cruz Puno, vivacious Len Olbes, exciting Rachel de Guzman and Hera as performers.
Mayenne danced a sizzling Argentine Tango number with William Panga.
It was way past Cinderella’s bedtime by the time these baby boomers staggered home.
They brought home souvenir gift items by ONE Naturales of Charade Galang and Fila of Cris Albert.
‘Frank Sinatra’ in Manila
Dusit Thani Manila invited Sinatra and other fans of the crooner to its Grand Ballroom for “Frankly, I’m Back,” musical dinner-concert featuring the velvet-voiced crooner and British actor Richard Shelton singing the songs of Frank Sinatra.
Performing with Shelton was actor Nigel Miles-Thomas, who impersonated the “Rat Pack’s” Peter Lawford.
Women swooned to the timeless music of “Ol’ Blue Eyes.”
The excellent dinner consisted of Norwegian salmon and US beef tenderloin.
In the audience were Philippine Hoteliers, Inc. president Evelyn Singson with husband Jimmy; Dusit Thani Manila GM Alex Willats with wife Claire; Ambassadors Yohanes Kristiarto Legowo of Indonesia, Massimo Roscigno of Italy, Menashe Bar-on of Israel and Ton Boon von Ochssee of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
New credit card
Security Bank’s hotshot clients and elite circle of customers were treated to a by-invitation-only bash for its newest and trés exclusive VIP card program, the Security Bank World MasterCard.
Starting the happening was the performance of The Company, who sang well-loved Broadway tunes. Then guests were treated to a preview of the incredible new collection of fashion designer JC Buendia. Theme of the collection was Holiday in New York.
Then the big moment arrived—the raffle of free tickets to key destinations. Fourteen lucky invitees got their early Christmas treats.
Prizes included a trip for two to Hong Kong; fashionable Rimowa luggage; iPad mini; and overnight hotel stays.
Security Mastercard has a promo whose grand prize is a free trip to the Big Apple.
New cardholders get one raffle entry instantly, and every P2,500 purchase until Nov. 15 earns one raffle entry and a chance for a holiday travel package for two to New York via Cathay Pacific business class with accommodations, shopping money and an unforgettable MasterCard Priceless moments tour now.
I’ll say wow! to that, palangga.
Call tel. 8879188 to apply for a Security Bank World MasterCard.
Bigfish Innovation’s “Black 2013: Everything Fades to Black,” dahlings, became the perfect backdrop for Tattoo’s latest innovation, high-speed LTE service.
Those on the fast lane had two reasons to celebrate in one pumped-up night: a trance music fest, and a stage for Tattoo’s newest LTE offerings, with an exclusive dual-functioning mobile LTE WiFi device. In addition, palanggas, LTE connectivity features an awesome 3,000 mAh power bank, allowing users to charge the average smartphone while on the go. “It is power and connectivity in one cutting-edge device,” moi was told.
Invitees were welcomed by the sleek black Audi TT, which was completely decked out in decals that represented Tattoo’s fast and stylish new services and devices, dahlings.
Dong Ronquillo of Globe said: “The Tattoo lifestyle is all about living without limits. This event is a testament to that as we push the limits of wonderful service and connectivity and celebrate this innovation in style.”
Tattoo has been treating its followers to free tickets and VIP access to Manila’s coolest parties. Greater things are in store as Tattoo continues to brew more exciting acts with exclusive perks and privileges for its loyal Tattoo subscribers, who will experience bigger and brighter innovations to come with the rush of Tattoo’s LTE products and services, dahlings.