A beauty with a heart + A creativity to help those in need

Converse Philippines went to Cebu to let the 19 Miss Universe contestant who also lent their precious time to do a customized Converse sneakers to be auctioned for the Positive Action Foundation. A foundation that is supported by Miss Universe Organization which is devoted in helping individuals living with HIV/AIDS and their families.

The candidates who participated are Ms. Angola – Luisa Baptista, Ms. Belgium – Stephanie Goldof, Ms. Belize – Rebecca Rath, Ms. Brazil – Raissa Santana, Ms. Bulgaria – Violina Ancheva, Ms. Cayman Islands – Monyque Brooks, Ms. Costa Rica – Carolina Duran, Ms. Germany – Johanna Acs, Ms. Guatemala – Virginia Argueta, Ms. Iceland – Hildur Maria, Ms. Mexico – Kristal Silva, Ms. Netherlands – Zoey Ivory, Ms. Nicaragua – Marina Jacoby, Ms. Panama – Keity Drenan, Ms. Paraguay – Andrea Melgarejo, Ms. Philippines – Maxine Medina, Ms. Russia – Yuliana Korolkova, Ms. Thailand – Chalita Suansane, and Ms. Uruguay – Magdalena Cohendent.

Beauty pageant patrons and Chucks collectors will get a chance to own a personalized Chucks  of one of the participating candidates  through a silent bid auction. Bidders may submit their bids, names and contact details thru the information officer in the mall exhibit of the shoes or thru a private message at the Converse Facebook page. Starting bid for all pairs is at $50 USD.

Here the sneakers to be auctioned:


See the personalized pairs at the exhibits in the following dates and venues:

∑         February 3-5: Robinsons Antipolo

∑         February 10-12: Robinsons Bulacan and Marquee Pampanga

∑         February 17-19: Robinsons Isabela and Robinsons Ilocos Norte

∑         February 24-26: Robinsons Tacloban and Robinsons Cebu

∑         March 3-5: Gaisano Mall of Davao City and Gaisano Mall of Digos

∑         March 10-12: Gaisano Mall of Tagum and Gaisano Mall of Toril

∑         March 17-19: Gaisano Mall of General Santos


Stay tuned on our Facebook page for more of #ConversePHx65MissUniverse.


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