Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

Residents near evacuation sites join evacuees in watching the live bout on TV
posted on: Sunday, November 24, 2013

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In the different evacuation centers in Cebu, evacuees from Eastern Visayas were treated with a live showing of Manny Pacquiao’s bout against American boxer Brandon Rios in Macau.

Here’s  what I saw In Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu.

Evacuees from Eastern Visayas and residents of barangay Mactan, Lapu-Lapu City under one roof, inside a covered court to watch the boxing match.

1. When I arrived evacuees were treated lunch by a civic organization.

edited Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

2. Children were given toys.

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 3. Relief goods were distributed.

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 4. Residents of barangay Mactan who were watching the show along with the evacuees cheer for their idol Manny Pacquiao.

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 5. Kids from the neighbourhood also watch the bout.

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 6. A dad brings his two kids.

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 7. A father taking refuge in Cebu watches Pacquiao outbox Rios while his toddler is fast asleep.

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 8. While some refugee kids oblivious of what’s going on prefer to play.

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 

9. And barangay Mactan residents leap for joy when Manny Pacquiao was declared the winner in a unanimous decision.

 

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 10. And this little girl joins the crowd in celebrating Pacquiao’s victory.

Evacuees in Cebu treated to live show of Pacquiao bout. Expressing hope that he will make good on his promise to help them.

 11. A mother, who lost their home speaks in waray on how happy she is. In gist, she said, she hopes that Pacquiao will make good on his promise of helping the victims of super typhoon Yolanda.

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