It is once again my pleasure to extend my sincerest greetings to you and your family.
As we begin the most beautiful seasons of all times – spring – I would
like to take this opportunity to update you on our association’s activities.
The Annak ti Villasis of Canada
is privileged and honoured to host Mayor and Mrs.
Nonato Abrenica in July.
There is a Dinner Welcome Party scheduled for July 1, Wednesday. This will be held at Memories of Japan (900 Don Mills Road – south of Lawrence) at 6:30pm. The cost is $25.00 per
person. Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend. Let us all give our beloved town Mayor a warm welcome. Please reserve your seat before June 20 by calling
Cristy at 905-454-2612 or Benjie at 416-696-6133 or Lily at 905-870-7742.
April 25, Saturday, Casino Rama Trip
Pick-up locations: Scarborough Town Centre (in front of the theatre) at 8:45am and Brampton
Shoppers World (close to Tim Horton’s) at 9:15am
To reserve your seat, please call Cristy at 905-454-2612 or Lily at 905-870-7742
or Cherry at 416-332-0748.
We will be holding Casino fundraising trips on a monthly basis, so please invite
as many family and friends as you can. We are required to have a
minimum of 45 passengers, so your co-operation is greatly appreciated.
- July 4, Saturday, Annual Picnic Mississauga
Valley Park Covered Area “A”
Mayor and Mrs. Abrenica will be attending our Annual Picnic. This will be an opportunity for you to meet and greet the Mayor.
Hamilton ka-ilians will be in-charge of this year’s
BBQ. Coordinators are Alex and Lumen Ramos and Frank and Fe Barrientos.
Villasinians sporting their “I
love Annak ti Villasis” t-shirts.
A few famous Villasinians –
looking really good in their 15th anniversary commemorative t-shirts.
Getting ready for a fun game!
- October 17, Saturday, Annual
Dinner and Dance – Korean Cultural Centre, 1133 Leslie Street,
Ticket cost is $28.00. Please call
Cristy at 905-454-2612 or Lily at 905-890-7742 or Benjie at 416-696-6133 to confirm your attendance.
The Annak ti Villasis of Canada
is proud to present Mrs. Reynalda Lagleva Ramos as a candidate for Mrs. Villasis 2010.
This is the association’s first attempt to put up a candidate
for Mrs. Villasis and as you may very well know, this is a big endeavor for us. Mrs.
Ramos has accepted this challenge to help raise awareness and funds for the renovation and further
improvements of our public auditorium.
As a community of Villasinians
living abroad, let us unite and come together as we support and give back to our town and townmates the many blessings that
Enclosed you will find Mrs. Ramos’
introduction and solicitation letter. We look forward to your generous support.
Ms. Kathleen Wynn, MPP, Don Valley
West, during the Induction of Officers (Kathleen Wynn, Cristy Pe Benito, Rena Romero and Josie Organo).
The pillars of the Annak ti Villasis of
Canada – Dario Meriales, Cristy
Pe Benito, Josie Organo and Willy Rapanan.
Former Annak ti Villasis of Canada Queens – Rena Romero and Justin Romero, Leslie
Marise Flores and escort, Eleanor Tomines and Dr. Dominador Tomines.
A group shot of dynamic Villasinians –
enjoying the night away during the 15th anniversary of Annak ti Villasis of Canada!
I look forward to your participation and
involvement in our association’s activities as we move toward another successful year!
Cristy Pe Benito
President – Annak ti Villasis of Canada