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It comes as a surprise to me that the Philippines has had entries in the past to an international event that perhaps may change the world in a better way, but sadly, not many have heard or even gave recognition to these unsung heroes.  Yeah, I guess it happens a lot especially when it comes to intellectual activities, but when it comes to physical attributes and activities like beauty pageants or sports, the whole nation stops and takes notice.

We have Filipino scientists discovering great invention and cures or Filipino student engineers competing in a major engineering or technology competitions but the country is not united in cheering for them.  They win quietly without any hero’s welcome back home. Thanks to CNN for giving attention to Efren Penaflorida’s project of education for the street children campaign, now the Filipinos know of him and give him recognition.

Another such…

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