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Waitress wins ‘Paskong Pinoy’ game of fortune

LIBERTY Nieva, a waitress at a local restaurant, won the game of fortune on Sunday night during the “Paskong Pinoy” celebration of the United Filipino Organization at Marianas Business Plaza.

Nieva went home with $500, a food warmer and a snack pack.

Game of fortune winner Liberty Nieva celebrates with hosts Rovel Caberos, Maria Atrero and Michael Dilley on stage.  Photo by Junhan B. Todño

Participants had to buy a raffle ticket which cost $1. Nieva said she bought nine tickets.

Presenting the cash prize to Nieva was LBC manager Val Gatchalian.

UFO president Marlon Regaton thanked their sponsors, donors, UFO officers and members, volunteers, vendors, performers, and members of the community for another joyous celebration of the holiday season.

IT&E and LBC Saipan were the two major sponsors of this year’s events.

The other sponsors were Pacific Island Club, Fiesta Resort & Spa, Laolao Bay Golf Resort, B. Sea Sunsports, Joeten Enterprises, McDonald’s Saipan, Lets Go Tour, Marianas Medical Center, Sea Touch, Start Marianas Inc., Cell Pro, Himawari, KFC, Marpac, Pacific Home Appliances, Lupe Sabino, Gemma Tarroza, Chit & JM Castro, MTL Commercial Trading, Minda Castro, Bhiya Canadalla, Advance Carrier, National Office Supply, MGA Business, KWAW, Marianas Variety, Armatech, SPG, Electronic World, Modern Stationery, Castro & Associates, Gold Ribbon, LD Prime/Ron Chan, Hyatt Regency Saipan, Grandviro Resort, Auto Marine, Saipan Alliance Lions Club, Saipan Stevedore, Angelo Rabe, Bernice Shane Sabino and the Water Company.

Regaton also thanked the Marianas Business Plaza management for allowing UFO to hold the event in its parking lot.

This year’s stage and production directors were Ernie Molina and Joel Vallega.