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HERO Foundation, Inc. conducts successful Sixth Hero Golf Cup event
March 08, 2023
From Left to Right: Capt Ariel S. Palisoc PN (GSC), HERO Ambassador Mr. Bryan Poe Llamanzares, MGen Victor Bayani (ret), MGen Jose Maria R. Cuerpo II PA and HERO Ambassador Mr. Matteo Guidicelli
HERO Foundation, Inc. successfully held the 6th HERO Golf Cup 2023: A Golf Tournament for the Education of the Children of our Fallen Soldiers last Friday, March 3, 2023, at the Camp Aguinaldo Golf Course.
The ceremonial tee-off was graced by HERO Ambassadors Mr. Matteo Guidicelli & Mr. Brian Poe Llamanzares (Chief of Staff of Sen. Grace Poe), HERO Foundation Executive Director, MGen Victor Bayani AFP (Ret.), together with representatives from the AFP: Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, J1; MGen Jose Maria R. Cuerpo II PA and AFPEBSO Chief Capt Ariel S. Palisoc PN (GSC).
All of the net proceeds from the tournament will be used to fund the educational needs of orphaned children and dependent siblings of soldiers who were permanently incapacitated or killed due to enemy action or during disaster relief operations.
The sixth HERO Golf Cup was made possible through the support of many generous corporations, organizations, and individuals who share in our cause to care for the orphans our military heroes have left behind.
Founded in 1988, HERO (Help Educate and Rear Orphans) Foundation, Inc., is the largest partner of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), which is committed to helping orphans of Filipino soldiers to finish schooling and become their family’s future breadwinners. Currently, HERO Foundation is supporting 262 scholars nationwide and has helped a total of 2,733 scholars since it started. The majority of the military orphans they support are in Mindanao (45%), while the rest are in Luzon (37%), Visayas (11%), and NCR (7%).