QUEZON CITY, PHILIPPINES (September 30 ,2012)- WOOBIE, the World Bazaar Festival’s symbolic mascot has crossed the finish line mark at the Run for Ilog Pasig last Sunday. Finishing at 3 hours, 3 minutes and 3 seconds; WOOBIE broke the record for the first mascot to finish the marathon for a cause this year. Since 2000, Worldbex Services International (WSI), the country’s biggest trade show organizer, puts together the World Bazaar Festival in partnership with ABS CBN, for the benefit of the ABS CBN Foundation Inc.(AFI). Together with WOOBIE and other Kapamilya stars, the 12th World Bazaar Festival will once again open its doors on DECEMBER 7 to 23, 2012 at the World Trade Center Metro Manila.

WSI advocates its corporate social responsibility in supporting AFI achieve its mission through its support in various AFI programs. As the country’s biggest trade show and expo organizer, WSI continues to create events that center on the concept of giving back to society. Through the 12th World Bazaar Festival’s WOOBIE, the spirit of Christmas is always present as he reaches out to less fortunate kids and highlights the essence of charity wherever he may be.


The event promises to entertain more than 230,000 shoppers by giving them more than 700 booth stalls to shop from with endless activities on stage by different Kapamilya stars and its sponsors. Shopping for a cause has never been more exciting with brands like Rustans, Havaianas, Adidas, Fila, CMG, Triumph, Goody, Samsonite, Enfant, Play and Display  and more joining the biggest and longest bazaar of the year. Adding zest to being fashionably charitable is the event’s partnership with Bloggers United where shoppers can shop, meet and greet their blogger idols like Laureen Uy, Camille Co, Kryz Uy, David Guison, Lissa Kahayon, Divine Lee and Victor Basa to name a few. WOOBIE brings the Christmas rush in the air with the Appliance & Gadgets Craze as one of the event’s highlights where shoppers can buy the hottest electronic gadgets and home appliances at special prices and installment methods. For non-stop shop and dine, connected to World Trade Center is a 1400sqm air-conditioned tent- WOOBIE’s Food World, which will showcase close to 100 booths offering the yummiest and heartiest food & drink choices.


From marathons to endless shopping fun, giving back this season in whatever form makes corporate social responsibility all the more rewarding. Catch more of WOOBIE at the 12th World Bazaar Festival in partnership with ABS CBN for the benefit of AFI from December 7 to 23, 2012 at the World Trade Center. 

Posted atMon, Oct 1st 2012, 14:27


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