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Vanessa Caro on life, advocacies and women empowerment

“Being a pageant title holder is not just being an eminent person during events, it does not just revolve around glitz and glamour, but it revolves around the duties one has to fulfill,” Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2016 Vanessa Ann Caro said.

So, after she was crowned as Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2016, Vanessa poured her heart and soul to numerous outreach projects that benefitted some sectors in Iloilo City. One of them is the outreach activity for children who were confined at the Western Visayas Medical Center due to heart disease. Together with Bantay Bata, Vanessa provided gift packs that included a few necessities like alcohol, cotton, tissue, Milo, etc.
“I had the chance to meet 19 children that were each diagnosed with a specific cardiovascular condition that would only be curable by surgery. Their ages ranged from one year old to 17 years old and I did not sense one phase of fear. From my perspective, they were very brave and courageous considering they knew their surgeries were the nex…

Expansion up for Saint Honore in Megaworld’s Iloilo Business Park

It would seem that Ilonggos are quite interested in the laid-back, laissez-faire way of the Parisian life.
This is evident in the growing clamor for Saint Honore, a 10-storey condominium tower inspired by the classic architectural designs of the shophouses, boutiques, museums and retail rows of the Rue Saint-Honore, a historical street in downtown Paris.


This clamor has pushed its developer, Megaworld to add 155 units to its new wing - the South Wing.
The South Wing will have shared amenities with the North Wing on the tower’s lifestyle amenity deck. These amenities include a swimming pool and pool lounge, kiddie pool, Jacuzzi, fitness center, function rooms and an atrium that is replete with garden landscape and a trellised seating.
The residential units range from studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom with select units having their own balconies.


Jennifer Palmares-Fong, vice president for Sales and Marketing of Iloilo Business Park revealed that they are happy with the Ilonggo market. She…