Articles worth reading

Environmental group to President-elect Marcos: Prioritize environmental issues

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

“We call on President-elect Marcos to prioritize the ratification of the Basel Ban Amendment, implement measures for sound chemicals and wastes management, and the total ban of waste importation to protect our nation from becoming the world&rsq...

Michael Vainio as country manager helms operations as Dutch brewer eyes PH as key growth market in SEA

Heineken updates corporate identity in PH 

account_balanceMetro Manila access_time4 days ago

Filipino beer lovers have more reason to celebrate as HEINEKEN, maker of the world’s most international premium beer, boosts its presence in the Philippines by re-establishing itself with a new corporate identity. The move comes following the ...

UAE magazine recognizes Makati school

account_balanceMakati access_time4 days ago

Recognized for its game-changing feats and strong focus on IT and Design courses, Makati-based iACADEMY is awarded as Most Innovative Design School, and Best New School for Music Production and Technology in 2022 by International Business Magazine al...

Metro News

There’s no better day to give love than today 

account_balanceMetro News account_circleGab dela Cruz chat_bubble_outline0 Comments

From little gestures to life-changing moments, happiness can be found in the things and relationships we encounter every day. With so many things happening all around us, it’s clear that what the world needs now is more love. It’s also the little things that make someone’s day brighter and complete.

Red Ribbon, known for their delicious celebration cakes and pastries, enabled people from all walks of life to express their sweetest feelings of love with the Give Love Today “Gift Box” event held on April 23 at 5th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. This was an initiative that encouraged people to share love not only to those close to them but also to the rest of the world.

“Red Ribbon has a 43-year-old love story with Filipinos, where we are present at their special celebrations. The Gift Box event was our way of encouraging people to share their love not just on special occasions but every day. We want families to be able to express their love more openly to each other and friends to let each other know how special they are. This is our way of sharing love and happiness, especially as we are emerging from the pandemic,” says Red Ribbon Marketing Head Cathleen Capati.

Advertisement

Watch or relive how people gave love and how Red Ribbon shared love with everyone by watching the Red Ribbon Give Love Today “Gift Box” event video on their official Facebook page.

 

All we need is love, sweet love
 

From couples celebrating their love, children who tell their parents how much they are appreciated, to friends who are thankful to have each other, the Give Love Today campaign showed them that all we need is love and there’s no better feeling than expressing it or receiving it.

At the event, people expressed how much they love their family and the special people in their lives with messages ranging from simple “I love you”s to all-out performances.

EJ Miranda thanked her aunt, Trely Miranda, for raising her and, in the darkest moments of her life, being her rock.

“I was diagnosed with cancer in 2008 and my aunt helped me through my treatments and supported me all the way. I wouldn’t be alive without her,” EJ said through tears. “She also raised me since I was a child. It’s like she gave her life for me, that’s why I love her so much.”

Zedric Schneider meanwhile thanked his dad for doing his best as a single father after his wife passed away.

Advertisement

"Thank you for being the best dad. It must have been hard being a single dad, especially without mama, but you did it," he told his father.

In an impromptu performance, he also paid tribute to the love his parents had for each other by singing their theme song, David Pomeranz's "Got to Believe in Magic."

"'Cause it's magic when my parents fell in love," Zedric sang.

Each message was made even sweeter with the Red Ribbon gift box containing their favorite Red Ribbon products and other amazing items, such as stuffed toys, roses, ukeleles, inflatable pools, and even a foldable bike.

As a special treat for the crowd, Red Ribbon also gave away pastry packs to share with their loved ones and encourage them to give love every day.

 

Red Ribbon makes love sweeter
 

The Give Love Today Gift Box event showed that expressions of love should not be reserved for special occasions, as there are many types of love. Kind gestures to family, friends, and even those you encounter outside your home, can show how much you care can really make a difference in someone else’s day.

Share love today with Red Ribbon’s delicious treats such as its best-selling Black Forest Cake, Chocolate Dedication cake, Triple Chocolate Roll, Cheesy Ensaimada, and Butter Mamon. These are available at Red Ribbon counters, store delivery, or through your favorite food delivery apps.

To view Red Ribbon’s menu, visit redribbondelivery.com.ph or order via the Red Ribbon App, Hotline #87777 or via GrabFood and foodpanda.


date_rangeDate Published
1 month ago
shareShare article
folder_openArticle tags
content_copyCategorized under

Share your thoughts with us

Related Articles

Valencia owned property firm acquires from Pag Ibig Fund 8,000 housing units; set to relaunch GA Tower in EDSA

account_balanceMandaluyong chrome_reader_mode3 days ago

A PIONEERING real estate development company in the country has acquired and taken over the re-development and disposal of multi-billion worth of housing inventory from the government’s Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF) or Pag-ibig Fund....

Sen. Ronald

Dela Rosa to revive ROTC bill 

account_balanceMetro Manila chrome_reader_mode5 days ago

Senator Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa on Sunday said he will refile his proposed mandatory Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) bill in the 19th Congress, which will open on July 25, according to a report by Manila Times. The senator...

Isko inaugurates clock tower museum 

account_balanceManila chrome_reader_mode3 days ago

Manila Mayor Francisco ‘Isko Moreno’ Domagoso has inaugurated another legacy that he will leave to the city as he steps down from office on Thursday, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. The city’s most famous land...

Malabon turns over P1.4 billion to new leaders

account_balanceMalabon chrome_reader_mode5 days ago

The incoming local leaders of Malabon City are assured of available city funds amounting to P1.4 billion during the turnover ceremony from outgoing Mayor Antolin “Lenlen” Oreta to Mayor-elect Jeannie Sandoval held on June 27, accordi...

Let's Stay Connected Like us on our Facebook page.
×
Click on the article to continue reading
Quezon City adopts no contact apprehension system Red Cross pushes saliva test Vaccines from COVAX to arrive in Q1 Makati Shangri-La to close doors on Feb. 1 Cities in NCR to start vaccination simultaneously Mother, girlfriend of Filipino infected with UK variant also test positive Send Press Release MNC Facebook Page MNC Twitter Page MNC Instagram Page LGU Spotlight Barangay Front Business Sports Entertainment Metro Gen Metro Feature