My deepest gratitude to Volt Contreras, Edwin, Nino and their editors at Inquirer for yesterday’s Christmas feature on Ople’s Shoes. As a result of this write-up and subsequent radio interviews (Thanks, Karambola of DWIZ and Anthony Taberna of DZMM!), we have received queries about potential donations from here and overseas.

For those who missed the write-up, here’s the link:

Once again, many thanks to the editorial staff and publisher of Inquirer and to all of the readers who have sent us email in support of this project. God bless!