The intermittent rain pour last Saturday morning didn’t pose a threat to the I Can Serve Breast Cancer Survivors to meet-up and lunch together at Bibeth Orteza’s place in
Here are some photos taken
All kinds of delicious food.
Fruits and other deserts.
These happy faces are just part of the group.
With Bibeth (holding tumbler) and other sistahs.
Maritoni F. and Melissa D. exchanging notes with
With actress Melissa De Leon-Joseph (Christopher's younger sis)
Kara Alikpala, a celeb in her own right.with Lydia
Paredes, wife of APO's Jim Paredes.
Actress Maritoni Fernandez w/ Kara A.
Fashion Model Patti Betita
Former actress Toni Abad, also a sibling of actor Christopher
De Leon w/ Lydia Paredes.
With Maritoni Fernandez.
The elder child of Bibeth entertaining us with
a Michael Jacson piece.
About ICanServe Foundation:
ICanServe is an advocacy group for early breast cancer detection. Through high impact information campaigns and community-based screening programs that promote regular breast self-examination, clinical breast examination and mammography, its network of partners and volunteers, led by cancer survivors, empowers women with hope, help and information to give those diagnosed a fighting chance. The Philippine Cancer registry lists more than 10,000 cases among Filipinas with a mortality rate of 40% every year. The Philippine Cancer Society estimates that in 2005, there were around 14,000 new breast cancer cases and around 6,000 women died from breast cancer in the same year. Early breast cancer detection saves lives.