Adobo Fest 2009 RECAP

Due to unforseen circumstances, I was unable to attend Adobo Fest.  However, FAN-Chicago has a great recap on their site showing that the event was very successful.

From Filipino American Network (FAN):

Adobofest was a true show of spirit, community and fun on a beautiful day. On Sunday, September 13th, on the Northwest Side of Chicago at LaBagh Woods, over 500 attendees experienced our 2nd annual Adobofest. All of this could not have been possible without the incredible contributions of all of our volunteers, contestants and event / charity partner Gawad Kalinga

Here are 2 links to video and photos courtesy of Mike Maravilla of Unscene Media. Enjoy!
Thanks for the  Great job Mike!! article
Mike’s Unscene Media  Photo Blog

  “Chicago’s Best Tasting Adobo” winner
-Victoria Almiron.
“People’s Choice” winner
-Larry and Ginger Leopoldo.
Best Tasting winner groups:
Home Health Care Agency
-Racquel Cajalne
College / University
-Carmela Legaspi
The five “Best Tasting Adobo”  finalists:
Finalist #1 -JP Jael  and Geri Aglipay
Finalist #2 -Victoria Almiron
Finalist #3 -Christianne Deang
Finalist #4 -Camela Legaspi
Finalist #5 -Ginger & Larry Leopoldo
The contestants who really made the day a Huge Success!  Thanks so much!!

Again congratulations to our winners and infinite praise and thanks to our volunteers!!!  Please contact us if you would like to help with or sponsor Adobofest 2010.
Sincerely and Gratefully,
Edgar Jimenez
President, FAN

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