Mayette Baglieri, FECGP Recording Secretary wrote: Thank you to all my friends and supporters of FECGP and PNASNJP for all your donations! At our Wine and Cheese Fundraiser held last January 12, 2014 you helped us raise:
At 44 pesos to a dollar, you raised P71,607.00 Philippine pesos! Having added that to our personal donations, that translates to 15 families in the Calleja clan directly receiving an assistance of P13,000.00 ($295.00) to P18,000.00 ($409.00) pesos each depending on who had the most damage and need for recovery.
Not only did your donations extend our personal dollars that we contributed to my Tacloban family members severely affected by killer storm Yolanda (Haiyan), but also, together, we gave hope where there was very little and helped restore the faith in themselves that they can be back on their feet. Read more.