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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 25, 2005
Release No. M-103
MAYOR PRESENTS $100,000 CHECK FOR FILIPINO CENTENNIAL
Mayor Mufi Hannemann today presented a check for $100,000 to Elias Beniga, chairman of the Hawaii Filipino Centennial Celebration Commission.
“As we are celebrating the centennial of the City and
The check presentation comes on the eve of the mayor’s departure on a five-day trip to the
Hannemann accepted invitations to visit from
Other people present for today’s check presentation included City Councilman Nestor Garcia Filipino Centennial Celebration Commission members Jake Manegdeg, Benjamin Saguibo, Eddie Agas, Sr., Lito Alcantra, Belinda Aquino, Serafin Colmenares, Leo Gozar, and Amado Yoro; Vergil Adonis, co-chair of the trade expo; Consul Betita, acting head of post for the Philippine Consulate; Alma Caberto, president of the Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii, and Stephen Callo, president-elect of the Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii.
Bill Brennan, 527-6928
Mark Matsunaga, 527-5767
|Friday, November 25, 2005|