My Photo
Name:
Location: Philippines

I want to be a student forever ... but onLy if I receive an aLLowance.



View blog authority
Entredropper










free counters





Locations of visitors to this page


 

Add to Google Reader or Homepage

Add to My AOL

Subscribe in NewsGator Online

Add to netvibes

Subscribe in Bloglines











Your Ad Here








Coffee Cupping Is A Must For Coffee Buyers

Free Taste Of World's Most Expensive Coffee

World's First Borderless Healthcare KPO Launches i...

Petronas Tower in Malaysia

Spanish Film Festival in Manila

A Taste of Texas Roadhouse Grill

Stay Healthy And Youthful With C-Lium Fibre

Earn Money From Link From Blog

Look And Feel Young With Celeteque Advanced Anti-W...

Make-Up 101 with Artistry Make-Up Guru Victor Orte...





Adaphobic
Ang Sa Wari Ko
All About Life
April Heart
Being Myself
Budget Shopping Galore
Dear Me
Did You Know That!
Discovering Pinas
Doodles are artworks, right?
Earthlingorgeous
Eat. Drink. Dance. (Reapeat)
Empowered Mom
Enjoy Life To The Fullest
Epistaxis
Filipina Writes The Best Pinay Blog Ever
Flipflopping My Way Around Town
Foodie Station
Hiraya: Endless Story
Hot News Alert
Just Jhosel
Just The Tip Of The Iceberg
Kitchen Recipes by Chelle
Lagawan
Let's Talk Your Head Off
Life on a Pencil
Living The Expat's Life
Lizzieness
McShutterLovin
Mekinudolsoup
Memoirs of a Pinay in America
Music Picks
Musings of a Vicks Inhaling Man
My Gossip Girl
Pinay Ads
Phillipine Travel Promos
Places, People, Events, Good Food And My Life
Random Thoughts
Samantha's Own
Shed Life
Simply ME
Stardust
Style and Relax
The Accidental Teacher Meets The Daydream Believer
The Buzz Today
The Life of a Breadwinner
The Trixie Ison Blog
Timawa
World Buzz Today






Blogger

Finalsense

Google

Yahoo






My BlogCatalog BlogRank
Join Pinay Bloggers' Forum
blogarama - the blog directory
Pinoy Bloggers Society (PBS) PinoyBlogoSphere.com
Travel & Leisure - Top Blogs Philippines
Pinoy-Blogs.com
Philippines Blog Directory
Travel Blogs - Blog Catalog Blog Directory
Travel Blogs - Blog Top Sites
Join My Community at MyBloglog!




Plurk.com

Your Ad Here



National Thank You Day

Tuesday, October 20, 2009


Well-known author and life coach Zig Ziglar said: "Of all the attitudes we can acquire, surely the attitude of gratitude is the most important and by far the most life-changing."

This is why, when Toblerone first launched National Thank You Day in 2007, it was as a response to the Great Reader's Digest Global Courtesy Test in which Manila ranked number 22 and among the least courteous cities in the world. But more than that, it became a call to arms for Filipinos to revive the lost art of saying "Thank You."





Now after two years of rising up to the challenge, this year's National Thank You Day festivities couldn't be more apt as it is an expression of gratitude for all Filipinos that participated in 2007, which paved the way for the country to be recognized as the Most Courteous Asian Country among recent surveys.

Among the nominees are Filipino fashion designer known internationally for her world-class bridal gown designs Monique Lhuillier, recipient of Best Director Award at Cannes International Film Festival Brilliante Mendoza for his film Kinatay and one of the greatest leaders of all time for her fight for freedom and democracy, former President Cory Aquino.

"For this year's National Thank You Day, we want to go a step further than just encouraging Filipinos to say "Thank You" more often, so by giving them freedom to express what's important for them, through the voting and nomination process, we are encouraging them to say more meaningful thank yous which is what National Thank You Day is all about," says Carlo Licuanan of Kraft Foods (Philippines).

And to pass on this legacy on the importance of expressing genuine gratitude, Toblerone has also started a petition to make National Thank You Day an official holiday with Congresswoman Cynthia Villar of Las Pinas at the helm, encouraging Filipinos to join this worthy cause. Just as what incumbent Mayor Alfredo Lim has done in 2007 when he passed a city ordinance declaring October 20 as the city's official Thank You Day, Representative Villar has also passed the House Bill No. 5466 to recommend that, because of its merits, National Thank You day be recognized as a national holiday.

"One gain let's prove to the world this October 20 at The National Thank You day celebration that by simply saying a meaningful Thank You, we as a country can become the Most Grateful Nation of all."



Kraft Foods (Philippines) Inc.'s Senior Brand Manager Carlo Licuanan, Graduate Training for Marketing, Cherry Ching and Snacks Category Marketing Manager Elio Machillanda prove that by saying a meaningful Thank You, we as a country can become the Most Grateful Nation of all.






Thanks GeiserMaclang for the great event at Fiamma Bar, Makati.
Thank You, Toblerone.


1 Comments:

Thank you for blogging about toblerone spread the sweetness of gratitude! help us spread the sweetness again by allowing me to invite you and your readers to Toblerone Pilipinas website: www.toblerone.com.ph Spread the Sweetness! :)

Monday, February 15, 2010 1:56:00 AM  

Post a Comment

<< Home


glitter-graphics.com