For the second year in a row, Limketkai Luxe Hotel launched its Tree of Hope, a project which will benefit underprivileged children of a charitable institution in Cagayan de Oro.
With the launching is the lighting of several Christmas trees in the hotel lobby.
Nicole Abas-Datayan was the emcee for the event.
Some beautiful music was provided by Lourdes College Strings.
Limketkai Luxe Hotel General Manager Jerome de la Fuente briefly explained the purpose of the Tree of Hope project.
Congressman Maxie Rodriguez delivered a special message.
The charity event calls for invited guests to buy (donate) golden Christmas balls which will be placed at the Tree of Hope at the hotel lobby. Each ball costs P300.
Donors will have their names printed and placed at the ball which will be hanged on the Tree of Hope.
Guests take turns getting the golden Christmas balls.
How many Christmas balls can you count?
A ceremonial ribbon-cutting followed to formally inaugurate the Christmas Trees at the hotel lobby.
Special plaques of appreciation were given to those who put up Christmas Trees at the hotel lobby.
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