Last June 19, Tuesday, Miss World Philippines 2012 held its Gala Night at Dusit Thani Hotel Manila. It was a spectacle of Filipino talent and beauty, as well as an opportunity to support women’s and children’s causes. The pre-pageant event paid tribute to and relived the beauty and elegance of a Filipina in a Filipiniana. Filipino fashion and talent were showcased by 25 Filipino designers in a parade of 25 different Filipiniana creations. Same designers including Veejay Floresca, Edwin Uy and Arielle Agasang also designed the gowns for all the candidates on the Coronation Night.
Miss World Philippines crowned Queenierich Rehman (middle, in blue gown) on June 24. Photo by Henson Wongaiham
Last Sunday at the Manila Hotel Tent and aired over TV5, Miss World Philippines 2012 crowned its newest queen - Moroccan-Filipina from Assumption College, Queenierich Rehman. Aside from the Best in Swimwear and the crown, the 24-year-old winner from Las Pinas City also bagged 4 other special awards: Miss Pantene, Miss World Traveler, Miss Photogenic and Miss Philippines Prudential.
Rehman will represent the Philippines in the 2012 Miss World competition on August 18 in Inner Mongolia, China.
The Gala Night sponsored in part by ESQUIRE Financing Inc. (EFI) also aimed to raise funds for Beauty with Purpose beneficiaries namely, PGH Medical Foundation and TULOY Foundation. EFI’s friends, partners and clients trooped to the event to contribute to the Beauty with a Purpose project. “We strive to be a business with a heart,” states President and CEO Rajan Uttamchandani about EFI’s thrust.
EFI, the Leader in Growth Stage Financing, shared Miss World Philippines’ advocacy of supporting the cause of unprivileged women and children. Although a company that offers partnerships with emerging enterprises, ESQUIRE also extends its financing solutions and services to small initiatives including that of women, through its non-profit micro-financing arm, HELP (Helping Entrepreneurs Launch Plentitude) Foundation.
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