Sunday, July 5, 2009
KAPWA KO, MAHAL KO
Kapwa Ko, Mahal Ko is a public service program aired every Saturday mornings by GMA Network. The show is recognized as the first and longest running public service program in Philippine television. Kapwa Ko, Mahal Ko was original broadcast and was launched on GMA Network on December 1, 1975, by its original hosts, Rosa Rosal (now a PNRC Governor), Orly Mercado (a former Defense Secretary), at the old GMA studio (now GMA annex Studio). KMMK consists of helping a million patients around metro manila, many of them are sick, and sometimes very weak. In the '80's, the new hosts were added replacing Rosa Rosal, are Connie Angeles, and singer and doctor Nonoy Zuniga, continued to guide the sick and weak people especially kids. In the '90's, another new hosts was Mildred Ortega and Rose Clores, also continually guided all the patients in the show. In 2000's, Connie Angeles went solo as a Host after Nonoy Zuniga, and Orly Mercado decided to leave the show. Today, the show will continue to give children and especially adults for caring and protecting them from dangerous sickness.