Why We Love Manila Contest

"Why We Love Manila" is a positivity campaign promoting METRO MANILA; headed by Erika Hoffmann (a 20-year old German-Filipina from Ateneo) and Feanne (a 23-year-old Filipina artist from UP), supported by the Department of Tourism. They are having an online contest where you just need to send a video of yourselves to http://www.facebook.com/whywelovemanila saying why you love Manila.

click image for larger view / Why We L♥ve Manila Promotional video, watch it at Youtube
The grand prize winner who gets the most “Likes,” along with five special winners chosen by blogger judges Carlos Celdran, Tricia Gosingtian, Regina Belmonte, Niña Sandejas, and Seph & Shai will be awarded.

Prizes include cash, free hotel accommodations and other merchandise from CityPoynt, Team Manila, and White Knight Hotel.

See FULL DETAILS OF THE CONTEST below via www.whywelovemanila.com


Entries will be accepted until midnight of September 22, 2011. 

1. Record a video of yourself telling us why you love Metro Manila. 
- Use any kind of camera, even your webcam or mobile phone camera. 
- Be as creative as you like, but let us see your face and hear your voice somewhere in the video. 
- Keep it family-friendly! 
- Minimum video length: 30 seconds; maximum: 10 minutes 
- Only one entry per person. 
- The contest is open to all individuals, locals and foreigners, residing in the Philippines. 
- Group entries are not allowed. 

2. Upload your video on our Facebook. 
- "Like" our co-presentor CityPoynt's Facebook page, http://facebook.com/CityPoynt 
- "Like" our Facebook page, http://facebook.com/WhyWeLoveManila 
- Upload your video on our Wall on http://facebook.com/WhyWeLoveManila 

3. Tell everyone about it! 
- Once you successfully upload your video on our Wall, click "Share" (the small blue link appearing below your video) to share the link to the video on your Facebook. 
- Ask people to "like" your video. Only "likes" on the video itself will be counted. "Likes" on links to the video will not be counted. 
- Remember, people have to "like" the Why We Love Manila Facebook page first before they can like your video! 
- You can share the link to your video as many times as you like! You have until midnight of September 22, 2011 to promote your video. 

The Grand Prize will be awarded to the person whose video receives the most "likes". 

Special Prizes will be awarded to the people whose videos are personally selected as favourites by our partner blogger judges: Carlos Celdran, Tricia Gosingtian, Niña Sandejas, Regina Belmonte, Seph Cham & Shai Lagarde. 

We have one (1) Grand Prize package consisting of: 
5,000 Cash in Philippine Pesos from CityPoynt.com 
5,000 Gift Voucher from CityPoynt.com 
Two (2) Nights' Accommodation for Two (2) Persons at The White Knight Hotel 
Team Manila Merchandise 
One (1) Case of Yeo's Juice 

And five (5) Special Prize packages, each consisting of: 
1,000 Cash in Philippine Pesos from CityPoynt.com 
1,000 Gift Voucher from CityPoynt.com 
Team Manila Merchandise 
One (1) Pack of Yeo's Juice