PLDT Home Fibr held an art auction to benefit a scholarship and educational project of the PLDT-Smart Foundation. The company conducted the art auction together with The Outstanding Young Men (TOYM) and Junior Chamber International Ortigas in Makati City.
The event auctioned off masterpieces of 2006 TOYM awardee and world-class brass sculptor Michael Cacnio, and award-winning sculptor Juan Sajid Imao.
Auctioned off alongside these pieces were the works of Filipino artists Maestro Angel Cacnio, Jun Martinez, Menchu Arandilla, Al Perez, and Dr. Ton Raymundo. These works were the yields of that night?s on-the-spot painting session.
All benefits and proceeds from the Charity Gala were raised for Gabay Guro, an educational arm and flagship project of the PLDT-Smart Foundation. Five masteral degree scholarships from the Philippine Women’s University were awarded to teachers that night.
According to PLDT Home Fibr, the event was graced by politicians, philanthropists, TOYM awardees, art enthusiasts, and local celebrities.