SUNSHINE PLATA RECEIVES
“DANGAL NG MARKINA” AWARD
It was the summer of 2008, amid all the hustle and bustle on television appearances and magazine interviews when Sunshine Plata was bestowed the “Dangal ng Marikina” Award (Marikina’s Honor) with other Marikeños who were likewise cited for their outstanding contribution to the city in their respective fields.
The ceremony was held in Kapitan Moy with all the families and friends of the awardees as guests. Trophies, plaques and medals were given by the city government and was attended by City Mayor Marides Fernando, City Vice-mayor Marion Andres, and Marikina Rep. Del de Guzman.
Top-left photo: Sunshine with the city’s recognition token in her hands. Top-right: All award recipients with Mayor Fernando, Rep. De Guzman, and Vice-mayor Andres at the center. At 28, Sunshine is the youngest recipient in that batch. Bottom-right: Sunshine with her father and her aunt.