The Foundation’s sixth graduation activities with a working theme of Bahay Kubo was held last June 27, 2019 at La Rose Noire Training Center lead by the Foundation Executive Director Mr. Gerlad V. Legaspi. Together with the Foundation Chairman of the Board Mr. Gerard Dubois and his lovely wife, Ms. Janita Dubois, Chief Executive Officer Mr. Roger Geisser, La Rose Noire Philippines Assistant General Manager Ms. Pamela A. Flores, the event was attended by special guests such as Ms. Donna Cheung from Hong Kong, TESDA R-III Regional Director Mr. Dante Navarro, TESDA Nueva Ecija Provincial Director Ms. Alejandra De Jesus, Clark Development Corporation President and CEO Mr. Noel F. Manankil, representatives from various affiliated organizations such as Lost Coin Foundation,Inc., Children’s International, Inc., Casa Miani, The Feast Alabang, Jeremiah Foundation and more.
Mr. Robert Gatmaitan of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office III Standards Unit delivered a special message from Ms. Gemma Gabuya, DSWD FO-III Regional Director, as the event’s guest speaker.
Special awards were given to outstanding students such as Best in Academics, Leadership Award, Most Industrious as well as special baking awards such as Best in Bread Making, Best in Cake Making and the likes.
An Appreciation Certificate was also awarded to Fresh Hope for Families Foundation, Inc. for its continuous and constant support to La Rose Noire Foundation since its establishment.
A total of 24 candidates for graduation were in attendance along with their family and friends.