Filipina Ginete, Nun Turned Teacher to Kids in a Mountain Town of Laguna Takes ‘Bottomline’ Spotlight

In celebration of the third anniversary of “The Bottomline With Boy Abunda,” 2012 PMPC Best Public Affairs host Boy Abunda climbs a Mt. Galalan in Pangil, Laguna this Saturday (December 1) as he visits Teacher Filipina Ginete, a former nun who has been climbing the mountain for 15 years to teach public school children who did not have the opportunity to study in the city.

Discover the pains and joys that Teacher Ginete had to go through to fulfill her mission after she left the congregation twice for her personal mission. What is the best part about teaching? Why did she turn her back from her religious life to be an educator? Amid her struggles in climbing a mountain for her beloved profession, did Teacher Ginete ever dream of having her own family?

Don’t miss the 3rd anniversary celebration of 2012 PMPC Best Public Affairs “The Bottomline With Boy Abunda,” this Saturday, 11:30 pm, after “Banana Split” on ABS-CBN. For more updates log on to or follow @abscbndotcom on Twitter.

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