The Victoria Filipino Canadian Caregivers’ Association (VFCCA) Valentine Dinner and Dance on Feb. 28, 2015 at Grand Pacific Hotel was a huge success.
Thank you to our guest, the Honourable Randall Garrison, MP, for officiating at the oath-taking of our newly elected officers for 2015-2017 - headed by our president, Annette Beech.
Congratulations to our reigning Ms. Valentine - Geralyn Nonesa; Mrs. Valentine -Carmen Reese; Senior Valentine - Andrea Mitchelle; Ms. Teen Valentine - Melanie Narciso and 2015 VFCCA Valentine - Sarah Lyn Atud.
Our heartfelt thanks to all our donors, many of whom have supported us for years. They have been a great help, supporting all the migrant workers on the Island. They include the following:
For the Silent Auction Door Prizes
Rocky & Janice Lozano Ben & Nora Rivera
Ed & Tita Araquel Lucy Scott
Curtis & Annette Beech Norma Duy
Mack & Miechel Luke Nilo Mariveles
Ric & Ligaya Panter Randy & Gina Cabantog
Rey & Cely Fortaleza Christine Kimayong - Filipino Mart
Lyn Laridzabal - Tim Horton’s Mike Gonzalez - Spaghetti Factory
Ron & Mary Jetko Six Factors Fitness
Balance Home Cleaning Rene & Lourdez Abanto
Grand Pacific Hotel Cynthia Bailey
Annie Arciaga Meds Ellison
Donna O’Grady Helen Schaefer
Elias & Cecilia Penalosa Connie Custodio
Cora Lee Klimowicz Josie Manuel
Quino Baterna - Robinson Land Corp. Todd & Grace Orlaw
Gigi Astudillo - I Remit ABC Restaurant
Marcos & Flory Cerezo Bob & Minda Rogerson
Corinthians Dist. Ltd. VFCSA, VFCA/BCHS
Arelene Pagunsan and Tom Judge
Special thanks to Myra of Safra Day Spa for the gifts to all reigning Valentines winners, and to Dalma Corbo of Thrifty Foods for the lovely bouquets of flowers for all our winners.
Not to forget a very special thank you to all our Board of Officers, our members and our volunteers for being there always with your support.
Once again thank you to all and hope to see you again to our next fundraising event. Mabuhay tayong lahat