Galing! Erap to honor outstanding Manileños on Araw ng Maynila
Manila Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada will lead the week-long celebration of the 447th Araw ng Maynila this week where he is set to honor several outstanding residents of the city.
Estrada will open the celebration Monday with the awarding of outstanding employees at the City Hall.
He is also scheduled to honor the city’s elderly during the “Gabi ng Parangal Para sa mga Nakatatandang Manilenyo” at the Universidad de Manila.
The veteran politiko said this year’s celebration would highlight the city’s numerous achievements and historical events.
From June 19 to 21, the Division of City Schools will lead the awarding of outstanding educators at the Century Park Hotel and a free concert to be led by the Manila Youth Bureau at Rajah Sulayman Park.
On June 20, Estrada will award Filipino artists who have excelled in architecture, painting and cultural arts.
He will also recognize outstanding city employees, teachers, judges, prosecutors and police officers in a ceremony at the Manila Hotel at 7 p.m. on June 21.
He will also award the outstanding taxpayers in Manila also at the Manila Hotel on June 22.
Estrada will then attend a thanksgiving mass at the San Agustin Church at 7 a.m. on June 24.
Maligayang Araw ng Maynila!