SCENE CITY| Belen S. Ramirez treats friends on her birthday

DAVAOEÑA Belen Saramosing-Ramirez, a resident of Maryland, USA comes home to Davao yearly to spend the Christmas holidays and celebrate her birthday with close friends. She also comes home during the Kadayawan Festival to experience the fun during the festivities. She is an awardee of the Filipina Women’s Network (FWN). While in Davao City, Belen volunteers her time to her project of supporting the education of tribal students in the Marilog area, building school houses and donating books.

BELEN Saramosing-Ramirez

BELEN Saramosing-Ramirez

Last Sunday, January 7, she invited a few close friends and relatives at the Pizzaiolo –Waterfront Davao Insular Hotel to partake of the buffet snacks and share stories with friends.

Belen’s close friends, Joji Ilagan-Bian, Evelyn Abellera, Boy Guino-o and nieces and nephews came to greet her. Joji Ilagan Bian was among the recent awardees of the FWN held in Canada before the end of 2017.

CLOSE friends with Belen and Rudy Ramirez pose at Pizzaiolo

CLOSE friends with Belen and Rudy Ramirez pose at Pizzaiolo

The Filipina Women’s Network (FWN), a non-profit association based in San Francisco, California, was founded to increase awareness of the careers, activities and status of women in the global workplace.

FRIENDS Joji Ilagan-Bian and Evelyn Abellera Magno pose with Belen

FRIENDS Joji Ilagan-Bian and Evelyn Abellera Magno pose with Belen

Since its founding 13 years ago, FWN has been steadfast in its commitment in promoting the social welfare and advocating the rights of Filipinas, while enhancing the public perceptions of their capacity and capability to lead and build the community’s channels of qualified leaders.

RELATIVE and friends of Belen pose with her

RELATIVE and friends of Belen pose with her

 Among the many worthy projects of the FWN is the annual Filipina Leadership Global Summit, which serves as a platform for discussions, learning and sharing strategies among members. FWN brings together some of the most extraordinary and inspiring Filipina women from all over the globe who share their passion for empowering the Filipina and making her valuable contributions known.

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