Senator Manny Pacquiao is a proof that until this modern time there’s still a “good Samaritan”. Who would expect that by selling ice cream to a group of people including Sen. Manny Pacquaio an ice cream vendor will instantly own a house and lot?
This good deed of Senator Pacquiao has been trending not only in the headlines of the news but also in the social media.
A big change happened to the family of Marcelino Entia, a 62-year-old ice cream vendor who was met by Senator Manny Pacquiao. He was surprised when the senator fulfilled his promise to give the vendor a house and lot in one of his housing projects.
The house is fully furnished with appliances such as television, electric fan, kitchen set, and bed. It also has water and electric supply. The senator said that he was touched on how Mr. Entia has been working hard to make both ends meet for his family. In spite of the fact that he already suffered from stroke, he continuously selling ice cream just to earn a living. Due to financial constraints his children are not yet enrolled.
Aside from the house and lot, Senator Pacquiao also granted scholarship to the children of Mang Marcelino. He also wants the ice cream vendor to retire selling ice cream in the streets that’s why he gave a small business to the family and Php30,000 cash.
The family of Mr. Entia was invited in the Pacquiao’s mansion for a lunch. While having a dinner, Aling Dionisia the mother of Manny Pacquiao reminded the family of Mang Marcelino to preserve and maintain the blessing they’ve received. Senator Manny Pacquiao also reminded the family to keep the faith to God.
The housing projects have been beneficial to hundreds of families. It started several years to present and the fund came from the pocket of Senator Manny Pacquiao as his own way of sharing his blessings.
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