Lucky baby! ‘Centennial baby’ gets 100k from Muntinlupa Mayor Fresnedi
A newborn baby girl has received P100,000 from Muntinlupa Jaime Fresnedi.
The lucky baby was declared as the winner of the city’s search for the centennial baby in celebration of Muntinlupa’s founding anniversary.
A photo of the baby taken at Medical Center of Muntinlupa Inc. with Mayor Fresnedi holding a giant check was posted on the city government’s official Facebook page.
“And our Centennial Baby is a baby girl! Born exactly on 12 midnight of December 19, 2017,” the caption read.
Aside from cash gift, the baby also received groceries, baby toys, a crib, milk bottles, diapers and vitamins courtesy of various private firms in Muntinlupa.
Malacañang has declared Dec. 19 a special non-working holiday in Muntinlupa in commemoration of its 100th founding anniversary.
Several concerts were held in various venues in Muntinlupa as part of the “Grand Salubong” party featuring popular local artists and bands like Ely Buendia, Side A, True Faith, among others.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas also issued a commemorative coin, which features the city hall’s facade, the city’s official seal and centennial logo.