Philippine Blog Awards 2009

Thank you for supporting the 2009 Philippine Blog Awards. Congratulations to tbe winners and many thanks to all participants and supporters of the 2009 Philippine Blog Awards . Without your support and feedback we would not have had a great event.

But like what they say in those infomercials and is true also in this case: Wait there is more.

This weekend we will be having the 2009 Philippine Blog Awards Dinner for the Visayas at Cebu. And the week after that the 2009 Philippine Blog Awards Dinner for the Mindanao at Cagayan De Oro.

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Gang Badoy of Rock Ed Philippines

Also thank you for supporting the Dry Clothes charity drive with RockEd during the awards night. The response was overwhelming. But it is not yet over.

San Miguel Corporation has also donated thirty cases of beer that will be sold and from which the proceeds will go to charity. Again the Philippine Blog Awards is doing this in partnership with RockEd.

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Philippine Blog Awards 2009

The Philippine Blog Awards has partnered with Globe Telecom in an initiative through Bangong Pinoy to raise funds for Ondoy and Pepeng victims through the use of twitter:

Use the #BangonPinoy hashtag, Globe and PBA will guarantee P1.00 to be spent for Ondoy and Pepeng victims. After the hashtag, post pictures, videos, quotes and even links to blog posts that will inspire Filipinos around the world to help as well. This happens from Oct 19 to Nov 3, prior the Nov 6 Help day.

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Winners in the 2009 Philippine Blog Awards

What are Help Days?

or more exactly Bangon Pinoy Help days – These are two “Help days” where bloggers go together with Globe employees to do actual help in:

Marikina, Oct 19 – ISP reconnection and school clean-up

Region 1 / 2, Nov 6 – Replanting

What is Bangon Pinoy?


Bangon Pinoy is Globe Telecom’s campaign geared towards helping victims of the calamity brought by Pepeng and Ondoy get back on their feet and move forward. Globe Telecom and the Philippine Blog Awards is contributing to this via the theme One Blogging Nation theme and microwebsite.

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Aileen Apolo is the Philippines most Influential

Also the Institute of Transformative Marketing Communications, Inc. for the benefit of the Philippine Blog Awards will be holding a seminar – geared towards Brand/Product Managers, Marketing Strategists, PR Officers, Corporate Communications Executives, or Communications Practitioner who recognize the potential of the online community and hopes to understand its dynamics further – on November 4, 2009 at Hampton Room, 2/F Astoria Plaza from 4 November, 2009, 8am to 5pm. The seminar exclusive of tax will cost around five thousand pesos. Portions of the proceeds will also be contributed to the Red Cross to help in the relief and rehabilitation efforts.

Here is the registration pdf:

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