Position: Housekeeper/Personal Secretary
Philippine Address: Quezon City
Employer: Dr. Majedah Abdul Rasoul, Kuwait
At the expense of the happiness of being with her own family by choosing to work for another family abroad, Josefina Manaloto-Villarey made it worth the sacrifice.
Nominated by her employer and family to be included in this year’s Bagong Bayani Award, Josefina has definitely earned their adoration. Consistent hard work, honesty and devotion to duty has gained the respect, trust and admiration of her employer for eight years. From a domestic helper, she became her employer’s personal secretary and was subsequently entrusted with the management of her employer’s financial resources.