I-Remit UK sponsored the 24th Barrio Fiesta of the Filipino Community in Lampton Park, Hounslow, London held last Sept 13 – 14, 2008.
The event which was highlighted by a Catholic Mass and a showcase of traditional songs, dances and stage play depicting the life of Filipino families was witnessed by approximately 5000 participants.
Hon. Edgardo Espiritu, Philippine Ambassador to the United Kingdom, was present to grace this momentous event. This only proved that the Filipino community in Hounslow and its activities are well supported and recognized.
Along with the marketing efforts of the Social Security System (SSS) headed by Mr. Jun Recio and the Philippine Chef Association of UK, I-Remit UK was able to promote its fast and reliable remittance services such as I-Remit Visa card, free Sterling Bank account and iPay services (SSS, Philhealth, Pag-IBIG and real estate payments). Through marketing activities like this, I-Remit UK can realize its objective of reaching and serving more Filipino families in the United Kingdom.