Charity · Miss World Philippines · Personal · Photo Journ · Uncategorized

Casie Banks: Road to Miss World Philippines 2019

Wow. I’m officially candidate number 37 of Miss World Philippines 2019. Surreal! One step closer to my dream! I can still remember submitting my application form for my first ever pageant wayback in 2012. I was only 17 years old. Wow! Time flies so fast! I was totally clueless about the industry. All I knew… Continue reading Casie Banks: Road to Miss World Philippines 2019

Charity · Miss Manila · Personal

Charity work with M.A.R.E. Foundation

After winning our respective titles in the recently concluded Miss Manila 2018 pageant, we were invited to participate in the medical and dental mission of the M.A.R.E. Foundation in partnership with the City of Manila – Mayor’s office. I have always been active in outreach and charity events so when I heard that part of… Continue reading Charity work with M.A.R.E. Foundation

Environment · Personal · Uncategorized

Our Commitment to the Earth: #StopSucking

Last August 21, I was given a challenge by Zero Waste Philippines (@zerowasteph) on Instagram to stop using plastic straws. The #StopSucking campaign is being pushed forward by Lonely Whale and actor, Adrian Grenier. According to Lonely Whale, “We use 500 MILLION plastic straws every day in the U.S. Many of those plastic straws end… Continue reading Our Commitment to the Earth: #StopSucking

Environment · Travel

Understanding the Concept of “Ecotourism”

I believe that Travelling contributes to the growth of a person. Aside from learning new things, visiting new places and meeting new people, it’s the immersion in another culture that helps us get to know more about ourselves. It opens an intimate connection with the world we live in. Wherever I go, I never fail… Continue reading Understanding the Concept of “Ecotourism”

Environment · Personal · Uncategorized

June 05 – World Environment Day

I would like to share what Mother Earth and the Environment mean to me. I have always been passionate about the environment. I love nature and everything about it. There’s just something that I cannot truly explain whenever I travel and see how beautifully carved the mountains are, how the waterfalls make me feel when… Continue reading June 05 – World Environment Day