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Got promoted to Bank CEO and COO

February 11, 2009
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Oh no, NOT ME!!!😛

A few days back, I heard a female kid’s voice said, “Lola Flor, hulog po!”. Then after a short while, one of my nephews came in and said, “Mommy, hulog ko po.” I got a bit puzzled on those hulog things. Did Mommy lend money to those kids?

Well, just a backgrounder first. My Mom has really been very active in a lot of community organization activities in the past. She even volunteered once for an NGO that in specialized streetchildren management and poverty alleviation. She managed to secure livelihood and educational assistance for the less fortunate families in our dear community.

For years now, Mom has been out of this community organization thing and has been solely busy with her business endeavor. Her non-profitable sari-sari store, that is! LOL! And so, just very recently, my dear Mom again made efforts to doing something for the kids around us. I found out that she encouraged them to save up some money. I think she wanted the little ones develop the habit of setting money aside not only for the rainy days but for more important things as well. Hmmm… I wonder why my Mom did not walk me through that kinda thing when I was young. LOL!

I was really impressed with Mommy’s determination to impart this saving-up notion to those kids. I even got more impressed how she keeps and records their funds. See how resourceful and creative my Mom is:

My empty Lays canister got transformed as fund keeper while my obsolete floppy disk thingy served as passbook case.

O di ba naman, they were able to recycle my empty Lay’s canister and use as their money vault alkansya. And did you notice those colored booklets? Those are the kids’ self-made passbooks. Passbook kung passbook! Feeling bangko talaga ang mga ito!!! Hehehe!

The depositor and Bank CEO in action, whehehe!

Oh well, Mommy indeed got promoted from sari-sari store owner supermarket proprietress to Bank CEO and COO. Whehehe!

Keep it up Mommy dear! :P 

 

 

12 Comments leave one →
  1. snglguy permalink
    February 11, 2009 11:37 pm

    Oh wow! Talaga naman! Bangkero na rin si Mommy, like daughter. Ano ba interest rate diyan? Baka mag open ako ng account, hehehe.😀

  2. February 12, 2009 8:55 am

    kudos to your mom ms.winkie.pwede pabasa mo to sa kanya?pakisabi that was really nice of her.we salute her.nakakatuwa yung passbook nila, iba-ibang kulay.these kids will never forget your mom for sure. :p

  3. February 12, 2009 2:23 pm

    @snglguy,
    sige open ka na ng account, kaso kanya-kanya ang gawa ng passbook ah! we still don’t offer interest. we’re still thinking how to properly invest it with minimal risks. o di ba, parang totoo! hehehe!

    @flamindevil,
    i read your comment to my mom. thanks for your kind words daw. apparently, mommy is well-loved in our community. pag kumandidato atang chairwoman ito eh mananalo. hehehe!

  4. February 13, 2009 2:10 am

    palakpakan naman!
    ang gleng gleng talaga ni mudra. na-miss ko tuloy siya bigla.

    woi, puwede ba ang money transfer? he he.

    super creative at ingenious talaga nung pag-gamit ng lay’s canister at old diskette box.

  5. February 13, 2009 11:56 am

    money transfer? wait lang, cash department pa lang ang na-set up. ung loans, remittance and treasury department eh pinagpaplanuhan pa! hehehe!

  6. February 13, 2009 12:52 pm

    Hi Winkie, Napadalaw sa blog mo eh..😉
    Ang galing ng mommy mo! Hmm.. Magaya nga namin yan ng mga pamangkin ko.. hehe😉

  7. February 13, 2009 10:58 pm

    didn’t know you already transferred from friendster to wordpress. di na kita na-welcome.

    God bless and happy valentines day, winky!

  8. February 14, 2009 7:55 am

    akala ko talaga ikaw ay napromote..

    your moM is indeed a good model to your kids.. I’m proud with my mom too..

    ngayon the hulog thing means ilagay pala sa alkansya.. haha..🙂

    mabuting natutO na habang bata pa..

  9. February 14, 2009 11:48 am

    @ Mon,
    maraming salamat sa pagdalaw. naku, isa lang yan sa mga pinaggagagawa ng mom ko for the kids in our community. sige, encourage mo din mga pamangkin mo. may empty lays at pringles canister ako dito… gusto mo? hehehe!

    balik-balik lang ah! will visit your blog too!

    God bless!

    @ brotherutoy,
    yup, i transferred last january 11 pa. no marching-of-the-band gimmick. i just continued my old FS blog here at WP for reader’s easier access. parang ang dami kong readers noh?!

    thanks for dropping by. i frequent your blog kaso i seldom comment, nahihiya ako eh! hehehe! GBU and HVD to you too!🙂

    @ walongbote,
    naku, not in million years! di carry ng mental prowess ko to be a bank CEO. hanggang VP lang siguro, hehehe!

    im really proud of my mom. i just hope the kids realizes her worth not only to them but to our community as well.

    happy puso sa iyo!

  10. February 18, 2009 10:31 am

    sana ako din mauto ng mag ipon…

  11. February 18, 2009 12:24 pm

    open ka na rin ng account sa nanay ko, azul! walang minimum maintaining balance, hehehe!

  12. February 15, 2011 8:35 pm

    KUDOS to your MOM!🙂

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