Philippine Daily Inquirer / 03:00 AM December 17, 2016
The Noel Bazaar began its final leg Dec. 15 at SMX Convention Center, Pasay City. This event is for the benefit of the GMA Kapuso Foundation, Gifts & Graces Foundation, Bantayog ng mga Bayani Foundation, Associate of the Missionaries of Assumption, Lingkod Potrero Foundation, Sts. Peter & John Parish, Philippine Daily Inquirer Newboys Foundation and Noel Gozon Memorial Clinic. In the opening ceremonies are, from left, Dexter Deyto, VP for special projects, SMX Convention Center; Mayose G. Bautista, president, Cut Unlimited Inc.; GMA artists Ruru Madrid and Gabbi Garcia; Tessa Prieto-Valdes representing the Inquirer; Rikki O. Escudero, executive VP of GMA Kapuso Foundation; Carmela C. Tiangco, ambassador of the GMA Kapuso Foundation; Ester Isberto member, board of director of the Bantayog ng mga Bayani Foundation; Agnes Pacis, VP sales and marketing, SMX Convention Center; host Donita Rose, Walid Wafik, VP and general manager of the SMX Convention Center.