Golden Caedo originally planned to have a debut party for her 18th birthday last April 5. She had decided to have it in Manila instead of her native Cebu, and she already had a theme in mind.
The COVID-19 pandemic had her scrapping all that.
But while things didn’t turn out as she had imagined, her celebration ended up being more meaningful, when the young singer used the money she had saved up to buy rice, which she had distributed to her townmates in Minglanilla.
“I was talking to my lola, who told me that lots of people there lost their jobs and are going hungry. They weren’t ready,” she said in a recent video interview. “So I told my mother that instead of havi…
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