Bayaning Pilipino 2009 Awards will be aired this Sunday, Sept 6

Gina Lopez (in photo) congratulates the winners of the 12th Gawad Geny Lopez Jr. BayaningPilipino 2009 Awards. The event will be aired on ABS-CBN this Sunday night, September 6.

Various Kapamilya stars headed byJudy Ann Santos unite to celebrate the 12th Gawad Geny Lopez Jr. BayaningPilipino 2009 Awards Ceremony airing this Sunday (September 6) on ABS-CBN.

Presenters for this year's awardinginclude celebrities Maja Salvador and Rayver Cruz, Tetchie Agbayani andChristopher de Leon, Helen Gamboa and Gian Sotto, Sandra Seifert and VictorBasa, Pokwang and Yachang, Dominic Ochoa and Zaijan Jaramilla, and JudyAnn Santos.

With special performances and surprisenumbers, guest artists for the night are Nikki Gil, Rachelle Ann Go, YengConstantino, Gab Valenciano, The Gigger Boys, Laarni Lozada, Juris of MYMP,The Lahing Kayumangi Band, Robert Sena and Bituin Escalante.

The Gawad Geny Lopez Jr., BayaningPilipino 2009 Awards Ceremony gave tribute to some of the country's mostoutstanding individuals in seven categories such as Bayaning KabataangPilipino, Bayaning Gurong Pilipino, Bayaning Balik Lingkod, Bayanihan Pilipinosa America, Bayaning Pilipino sa Gawing Japan, Bayaning Pamilyang Pilipino,and Bayaning Pilipino (Individual).

The late known philanthropist andthen ABS-CBN Chairman, Eugenio Lopez heard about a Filipina domestic helperin Hong Kong saving her ward from a car accident and sacrificing her life.Eugenio Lopez was so inspired by the heroic act that the Bayaning PilipinoAwards was born. The Bayaning Pilipino Awards was launched in 1994 in partnershipwith the Ugnayan at Tulong Para sa Maralitang Pamilya (UGAT) Foundation,Inc. headed by Fr. Nilo Tanalega, SJ.

Hosted by Mariel Rodriguez, Kim Atienzaand Anthony Taberna, don't miss this evening of honoring unsung heroesthrough Gawad Geny Lopez Jr., Bayaning Pilipino 2009 Awards Ceremony onSunday's Best, September 6, only on ABS-CBN.





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