Museo Pambata treats children on its 23rd anniversary

Museo Pambata celebrates 23rd birthday anniversary with giftgiving activity

 On December 17, 2017, Museo Pambata (MP) marked its 23rd anniversary by giving underprivileged kids of Manila an early Christmas treat – a gift-giving activity led by MP President, Dr. Nina Yuson with the museum’s sponsors and donors.
Museo Pambata gift giving

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Museo Pambata opened to the public four days away from Christmas in 1994, so it has been a tradition to celebrate this most special time of the year together with the museum’s anniversary.
The double bash on December 17 was the merriest yet, as 800 children from various children’s centers and Manila barangays filled up the museum to watch live shows and receive Christmas gift packages.
Museo Pambata’s Old Manila room was alive with performances by the Minstrels Rhythm of Hope, Kaibigan Foundation Children’s Choir, Inetnon Gefpa’go dance group from Guam, Insiana dance group from Lucban, Quezon, Children’s Joy Foundation and Harrie Wharmby.
Museo Pambata gift giving

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Donors

The special tour culminated in a gift-giving activity where children went home with bags filled with food, toys, school supplies from the museum’s generous sponsors and donors:
ACS Manufacturing Corp., A. Chan Sugar Corporation, AMON Trading Corporation, A. Magsaysay, Inc., Aldaba-Lim Foundation, Inc., Alaska Milk Corporation, Asia United Bank, AY Foundation, Inc., BDO Foundation, Inc., BPI Foundation, Inc., Consulate of San Marino, Del Monte Philippines, Consuelo Chito Madrigal Foundation, Inc., Froneri, Green Cross, Inc., Land Bank of the Philippines, Liberty Flour Mills, Inc., Lights & Space Concepts, Liwayway Marketing Corp., Magenta Holdings, Inc., Mama Sita Foundation, Inc., Mercury Drug Foundation, Inc., Museum Volunteer of the Philippines,  NutriAsia, Inc., Pioneer Foundation, Inc., San Miguel Foundation, Inc., SGV Foundation, Inc., Smart Communications, Inc., SM Mart, Inc., The Fookien Times Yearbook, Publishing Co., Inc., Wilcon Depot, Inc., Councilor Laris Borromeo, Councilor Niño Dela Cruz, Councilor Irwin Tieng, Councilor Ting Yupangco, Jollibee Rizal Park, and Parti Solutions.
Museo Pambata gift giving

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For the past 23 years, Museo Pambata has brought cheers to countless children by opening its doors and giving out gifts on its anniversary. The museum is located along Roxas Boulevard in Manila and is open from Tuesday to Saturday from 8 am to 5pm, and on Sundays from 1 to 5 pm.
Recently, Museo Pambata opened their latest exhibit: Discover Diwata-1 for those interested in exploring space and satellites.

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For more information, please visit the museum’s Facebook page, or www.museopambata.org.

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