Style icon Elaine Rojas Villar along with other Best Dressed Women of the Philippines (BDWP) will grace the exhibit of their portraits that runs from Aug. 27 to 31 at the Fashionwalk in Greenbelt Makati.
The formal awarding ceremony marking the BDWP’s 11th year will be on Sept. 24 at the Rizal Ballroom of Makati Shangri-La.
The awarding ceremony directed by Raymond Villanueva under Jayelles Management, headed by Roselle Rebano, benefits the Philippine Cancer Society. For sponsorships, call tel. nos. 7342126 or 0917-5155088.
The Filipino family’s struggles to keep itself strong amid challenges will be the focal point of the Marian Encounter seminar on Aug. 31, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Tan Yan Kee Student Center, University of Santo Tomas.
Topics include “Mary and the Holy Family” to be discussed by Fr. Quirico Pedragosa Jr., OP, of the UST Central Seminary; “Family Consecration and Total Consecration of One’s Self to Mary” and the “Culture of Life and Death” that covers divorce, euthanasia, abortion and total population control by Fr. Omer Prieto, parish priest of the Holy Family parish in Project 8, QC.
Fr. Louie Coronel, OP, will celebrate holy Mass.
The seminar is a project of the Missionaries of Mary in partnership with Radio Veritas (846 AM). Seminar fee of P150 includes lunch and snacks.
For further information, call 7348729.