FILE – Ara Galang. Photo by Tristan Tamayo / INQUIRER.net
MANILA, Philippines – Former La Salle star Ara Galang has joined ex-Ateneo star Jia Morado to help the country's brave frontliners against coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Galang, the UAAP Season 75 MVP, auctioned off her La Salle jersey, which she had used during her acclaimed UAAP career.
"It is very touching to see how people get together for a good cause!" Morado wrote on Twitter on Saturday. "Let us continue to support the ongoing relief efforts that are currently taking place in the country! Together we can! For our frontliners we will! #EveryLittleThingsCounts #ForOurFrontlinersPH ”,
"We would like to thank Mac Dionisio & Ara Galang for unexpectedly sharing the jersey of one of the most talented and humble players in the country."
Galang's jersey is now being auctioned on the Every Little Things Count Facebook page. The bid starts at 1,200 pesetas.
The proceeds will be used to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to the country's workforce, which is at the forefront in the fight against the deadly virus.
It is very touching to see how people get together for a good cause!
Let us continue to support the ongoing relief efforts that are currently taking place in the country!
Together we can! For our frontliners we will! 😊 # EveryLittleThingsCounts #ForOurFrontlinersPH pic.twitter.com/jDyDHy0BeK
– Julia Morado (@juliacmorado) March 28, 2020
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