ACE IPI REPRESENTS NANAY INC. IN BAYANING PILIPINO AWARDS MANILA
From left to right: Dr.Arthur Tansiongco - Individual Awardee, Virgie Bruce - ACE IPI President, Gina Lopez - Managing Director of ABS CBN Foundation and Tessie Gomez - ACE IPI Vice-President for NCR.
|Last June 5, 2009, the officers of ACE IPI attended the 2009 Gawad Geny Lopez Jr. Bayaning Pilipino Awards Night held at the Dolphy Studio of the ABS- CBN Broadcasting Center. The ACE IPI presence was on behalf of its US-based gmother-organizationh, NANAY, Inc. or the National Alliance to Nurture the Aged and the Youth, one of the five recipients of this yearfs Bayanaing Pilipino hGaling Bayanihan, Americah Award. NANAY, Inc. was recognized for providing concrete holistic programs and supportive services to fellow Filipinos particularly the elders, through active involvement in the Filipino-American community in the entire state of Florida.|
|Meanwhile, as its affiliate in the Philippines, ACE IPI helps underprivileged children and youth, especially the young offenders in prison, in carrying out a similar program of restorative development, values formation and education.|