“Takbo Para sa Kapayapaan” is the tag line carried on in the recently concluded 8th Heroes Run. Organized by the Philippine Military Academy Alumni Association, Inc., Heroes Run is an annual event set to support the scholars of HERO Foundation, Inc. and AFP Educational Benefit System Office.
Last November 24, 2019, the 8th Heroes Run simultaneously commenced in 13 cities around the country. Runners from Baguio, Legazpi, Isabela, Taguig, Tarlac, Tacloban, Iloilo, Cebu, Bohol, Pagadian, Cotabato, Cagayan de Oro, and Davao took part in the annual benefit fun run. HERO Ambassador Matteo Guidicelli along with the cast of GMA Network’s upcoming Philippine TV Adaptation of Descendants of the Sun: Dingdong Dantes, Rocco Nacino, Chariz Solomon, Paul Salas, Lucho Ayala, Jon Lucas, Prince Clemente and Reese Tuazon ran together with the participants at the Philippine Army Headquarters, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.
The star-studded charity run was also made possible with the support of our friends and partners: GMA Network and The Philippine Star, San Miguel Corporation, Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCor), Liberty Insurance Corporation, Megaworld Corporation, Agchem Construction and Development Corporation, Intrade Asia Pacific Corporation, NutriAsia, Inc., United Coconut Planters Bank, JLFP Investigation and Security Agency, and Summit Natural Drinking Water.