Paola Lim is this year's MS Red Cross 2010 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 21 October 2010 13:48

Miss Paola Mae W. Lim of the Professional, Religious, Civic Club and Organization.

Sector will be crowned as Miss Red Cross Zamboanga City 2010 during the Grand.

Coronation Night on October 22, 2010 at Astoria  Plaza at 7:00 in the evening.

Miss Lim won over seven other lovely candidates by equivalent total of 551,090 votes during the last canvassing on Oct. 16 held at the Centro Pastoral Convention Hall, Gov.Camins Rd.

The "Quest" is an annual popularity contest being sponsored by the local Red Cross.

Chapter and part of the Zamboanga Hermosa Festival activities in celebration of the fiesta Pilar celebration. This year's Quest is considered as of one the biggest fund generation activity of the chapter. The winning Sector is chaired by Dr. Daisy Sainz and co-chaired by Ms Sheilla Y. Lee. Other "Quest" candidates are: Ms.  Charlyn Joy S. Regalado- "Miss Humanity" of the Education Sector Chaired by Dr. Emmylou B. Yanga, CHED Regional Director and Dr. Dolores B. Alcantara, City Schools Division Superintendent and co-chaired by Dr. Jacinta I. Tan (CHED) and Ms. Emma G. Sebastian (DepEd); Ms. Early Grettel L. Tan -- "Miss Impartiality" of the Business Sector chaired by Mr. Richard C. Chan -- President, ZCFCCC and co-chaired by Mr. Pocholo Soliven, president, Zamboanga Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Ms. Charlene Mae S. Aranjuez --"Miss Neutrality" of the PNP and Military Sector chaired by Lt. Gen. Ben D. Dolorfino,Wesmincom commander and Police Regional Director Chief Supt. Edwin I. Corvera and co-Chaired by Sr.Supt. Edwin de Ocampo,  City Police Director;  Ms Danette Mae M. Roc --"Miss Independence" of the  Industrial Sector chaired by Dr. Efren Wee (Phidco) and Engr. George G. Ledesma and co-chaired by Mr. Elizer P. Aurea; Ms.  Mitchie T. Antonio -- "Miss Voluntary Service" of the Loal Government Sector chaired by Vice Mayor Cesar S. Iturralde and co-chaired by Hon.  Abdurahman B. Nuno, president, Liga ng  Maga Barangay; Ms. Jennilyn B.Covarrubias --"Miss Unity"  of the Bank/Finance and Insurance Sector chaired by Mr. Rolando E.Santos, president, Bankers Association and co-chaired by Ms. Angie L.. Baes (UCPB), Mr. Romarie Latoza (Malayan) and Mr .Raymond Padayhag (Eagle lending); Ms Fatima Sheira Ley T. Balastrino --"Miss Universality" of the Transporation and Communication chaired by Atty. Aminola P.Abaton, LTO regional director and co-chaired by Mr. Leonilo Miole, PPA Port Manager.

Expected to grace the coronation night are top Red Cross officials both local and national such as Mayor Celso L. Lobregat, PRC Governor and Ms. Gwendolyn T. Pang PRC Secretary General, Councilor Myra Paz V. Abubakar, Quest Chairperson, Dr. Milagros L. Fernandez, Quest Board Coordinator, members of the local Red Cross Board, donors, sponsors and supporters.

The proceeds of this year's Quest will be used to finance the Red Cross 6 major health and welfare services, to wit, blood services, social services, disaster management, Red Cross Youth, community health and nursing services and safety services.

Aside from receiving trophies, sashes, bouquets, all the candidates will be given certificate of appreciation and gifts from some sponsors. Special awards will also be awarded such as Miss Photogenic, Miss Freindship, Best in Casual, Best in Cocktail, Best in Filipiniana, Sportswear, Miss Talent and Best in Long Gown during the coronation night.

On behalf of the Red Cross Board and Quest Committee, we would like to express our heartfelt thanks to everybody for their invaluable support and cooperation in helping us made this year's Quest for Miss Red Cross Zamboanga City a resounding success. Everybody is invited to witness the grand coronation night and it is for free. -- PR