Born in 1954 in Quezon, Philippines, she grew up in the provincial part of Quezon, the ninth of ten siblings. She came to Canada in 1991.

Author: Desree Bugayong
Production support: Mila Robinson, Geraldine Cahill
Organization: UpSocial Canada

Love your neighbours because you have parents, siblings, relatives and if you are good to other people, it may not come back to you but it may come back to people you love.”