Moira Dela Torre spends birthday as barista to raise money for Mindanao quake victims
Singer Moira Dela Torre spent her birthday yesterday, Nov. 4, as a barista at a milk tea shop to help raise funds for those affected by the recent in Mindanao.
Dela Torre joined the staff of the Macao Imperial Tea branch in Ayala Columns, Makati City, and left a donation box there for those who also wished to help the quake-affected residents.
She shared her thoughtful gesture on Instagram yesterday along with photos of her with some of the shop’s employees.
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For my birthday today, I am Barista Moi in @macaoimperialteaph Makati Ayala Columns branch again and leaving this box here for those who want to help the people affected by the earthquake in Mindanao. So many lost their homes and loved ones. They also don't have access to water among so many other things… and so for my birthday I wanna ask for your help to send whatever amount you can to them. Come drop by and let me make you milktea and help me send whatever help we can to the people of Mindanao. I'll be here until 6PM. This will be the best gift. Sending my love and prayers to everyone affected. Thinking of you guys today.♥️
“So many lost their homes and loved ones,” the singer explained. “They also don’t have access to water among so many other things.”
“[A]nd so for my birthday I wanna ask for your help to send whatever amount you can to them,” she said.
Dela Torre added that helping her send “whatever help we can to the people of Mindanao” would be the “best gift.”
Aside from Dela Torre, Angel Locsin has also lent a hand to the victims of the recent earthquake. The actress was in Davao City last Friday, Nov. 1, buying relief goods for those affected by the quake. /ra