Honoring Our Advisors in 2010


During Sariling Gawa’s 30th anniversary reunion in 2010, we honored our four advisors and published their stories in a souvenir book. Click on their names to open the links for their incredible stories.


Mr. Domingo Los Banos was the first person to contact the young adults who became the first SG leaders. He was instrumental in raising funds to operate the activities during the first few years of SG.  Rest In Peace – March 15, 2019


Mr. Ernie Libarios and his late wife Shirley took on the role of mentors and provided leadership training, guidance, and direction for the early participants. Rest In Peace – June 21, 2020


Mr. Lito Asuncion is the first president of SG. His background in sociology and community organizing helped to lay the SG foundation. Rest In Peace – June 23, 2020


Dr. Amy Agbayani has been a huge advocate of SG since the beginning. She continues to provide SG with invaluable support from her extensive system of resources.