Miss Universe 3rd runner-up Shamcey Supsup has recently arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 2 through flight PR 103 of Philippine Airlines from Los Angeles. Numerous fans, airport employees and Binibining Pilipinas officials were eager to welcome her at the airport. At the airport’s VIP lounge, she thanked everyone for such a warm welcome and expressed her gratitude to all Filipinos who showed support for her in the beauty pageant.
In her homecoming, the 22-year-old Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 2011 had a long list of appearances and engagements to accomplish. First, she had a courtesy call with the President Benigno Aquino III before the president left for a United States trip. In the said meet-up with the President, she has been personally congratulated for her recent win in the Miss Universe.
Her next stop was a ticker-tape parade along Ayala Avenue, Makati City and a visit to Makati High School, where she graduated in 2003.
She also had a victory parade in Cubao, Quezon City where big crowd was there to see her. She was then appointed as Greenbuilding Architectural Consultant of the Araneta Center. “That’s a good thing. I never thought that through this pageant I will be able to practice my profession,” she said referring to the good news. Many celebrity-politicians greeted her at the Quezon City Hall.
Shamcey also had a talk with Gawad Kalinga regarding on the house project for the ‘Bagyong Ondoy’ victims. “Kasi nga iba rin if you have your own house. Sabi nga it’s one of the basic needs aside from food and water. Ako rin, I was a victim of Ondoy kaya alam ko how it is to have your homes flooded,” Shamcey said.
A huge crowed of students awaited her at the University of Philippines Diliman Campus. Shamcey graduated magna cum laude with the degree in Architecture at the most prestigious university in the Philippines. She also extended her support on free tuition for the ‘iskolars ng bayan’ of the state university and congratulated the UP Pep Squad for the a big win in this year’s UAAP Season.
The celebration did not ended yet for her fellow residents of Cainta, Rizal expressed their warm welcome during her motorcade. She was then awarded as the Outstanding Citizen of Cainta. A festive welcome is also scheduled at the General Santos City not later this week.