Action star Robin Padilla lauded actress Jodi Sta. Maria on Instsgram for visiting and helping the Lumad evacuees.
Robin shared an article about Jodi and it narrated the efforts made by the actress.
According to DavaoToday.com, Glades Jane Maglunsod, the regional coordinator of Solidarity Action Group for the Indigenous Peoples and Peasants invited Jodi to visit the Lumad evacuees in Davao City. They are currently located at the United Church of Christ in the Philippines haran compound. She arrived around 1pm last July 19.
They organized a short program for her and even though she doesn’t understand their dialect her sincerity was still noticeable. She even advised them to ’continue defending their ancestral lands.’
This is also not the first time the stsr helped them. She already sent food, gave school supplies and assurance that she’ll help the teachers as well.
“After that, she always request for updates on how the Lumads are doing,” Glades Jane said.