The 5 Kapuso young actors are grateful with their own mothers and as a tribute, they decided to ‘give back’ by allotting time from their busy schedules to celebrate Mother’s Day with the single moms of Kaisahang Buhay Foundation in Cubao, Quezon City, a home of unwed and single mothers.
Baranggay LS’ Papa Dudut and comedienne Tess Bomb served as hosts of the program.
Up and rising Kapuso actor Ken Chan was the first to arrive in the venue and mingled with the single moms. The “Home Sweet Home” star recalls how his own mom has always been on his side despite his naughtiness.
“My mom has always been there for me. No ifs, no buts, just pure motherly love,” he recalled.
Enzo Pineda was apologetic to the single moms because he was perspiring a lot because of the hot weather. But not a single soul complained because his charming presence alone cheered each and every one in the event. The “Kakambal ni Eliana” star serenaded the moms with an inspiring song.
Steven Silva missed his mom who is currently residing in the US. He said the presence of the single moms in the foundation reminds him on how his mom helped him adjust to new environments.
“My mom helped me a lot. Since I grew up in the States, she helped me adjust to the new environment and helped me to keep my feet stay grounded no matter what,” he said.
Mike Tan made the single moms laugh with some jokes and also gave a heartwarming message to them in tribute to his own mother.
“My mom has always been supportive of my career since day one, since Starstruck days until now. I always come to her for pieces of advice especially when the showbiz ways of life gets to me at times,” he shared.
And finally, Aljur Abrenica serenaded his way to the heart of the single moms with a love song and gave them roses. In his charismatic ways, he was able to make them ‘kilig.’
The “Indio” star said he was touched to see the how happy and strong the single moms are in the event.
“Personally, I’m very close to my mom so this event is really heartwarming specially we know that in our own little ways, we can help and make them happy,” he said.
Aside from giving the single moms red roses, special cup cakes and white balloons, the five Kapuso hunks also gave the participants various gifts from their sponsors like Bench, Century Tuna, Calayan Surgicenter, Erase Placenta, Ok Quench and Guitar 60.