A true angel: Angel Locsin sends 31 students to school
MANILA, Philippines – Living up to her name, actress Angel Locsin has granted 31 lucky scholars the gift of education.
Angel previously shared that she would fulfill this promise as soon as she hit the 5-million follower mark. Now that she has, Angel posted on Instagram a photo collage of the 31 students she will be aiding, indicating that the gesture was her personal way of thanking her most loyal supporters.
"Thank you to all my 5.5M Instagram and 11M Twitter followers for being there since the beginning, through all the challenges and milestones," she wrote on Wednesday, June 12.
"As promised when we reached 5M on IG, I would like to share with you this simple celebration of helping 31 scholars through schooling. I believe that education is one of the best gifts we can share to others and that empowered individuals can help shape a bright future," she added.
Angel also quoted Nelson Mandela, saying that "education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."
According to Inquirer.net, the Kapamilya star is no stranger to helping out – Angel also assisted flood victims in the past by helping distribute relief goods and food and school supplies to displaced Marawi City residents. – Rappler.com