FREEEDOM BALL CELEBRATION. State and Federal Ministers and other government officials, business and community leaders grace the Philippine Independence Day celebration termed “Freedom Ball” hosted by Alliance of Philippine Community Organizations, Inc. (APCO). The VIPs in the picture include Consul General Anne Loius (seated middle), Fed Member of Parliament Laurie Ferguson (seated right) and State MP Bryan Doyle (standing second from right). Cen Amores, founder of APCO, is seated between Fed Member Ferguson and Consul General Loius, Ruben Amores is standing 3rd from left behind the ConGen, with sons Raphael (standing left most), Brillo (3rd from left) and Karlo (right-most).