// posted  December 12th, 2017


Victoria Bersamin of B.P. Carbullido Elementary School won Second Place overall in the PBS Guam Family Read-a-Thon Contest which took place from Aug. 25 – Sept. 15, 2017.  Victoria submitted $556 total pledges to PBS Guam. The awards ceremony was hosted by GO PLAY with family and friends. Victoria’s prizes includes a bicycle from Hornet, a book, PBS Kids tote bag, PBS Kids shirt, $50 Chuck E. Cheese’s gift card, and a $25 Tango movie gift card. In addition, she receives a gift certificate from Dusit Thani Guam Resort, $50 gift certificate from Tony Roma’s, STEM Robotics, Game Design & Math Edge sessions from Sylvan Learning valued at $199, $40 gift certificate from Twinkles, gift certificates from Underwater World, value meals from McDonald’s and Burger King, gift certificate from Tarza Waterpark, Guam Homeland Security goodies, and gift certificates from Infusion and GOPLAY! Presenting the award is pictured left to right are Rosemary Clement, Board Member of PBS Guam, Joey Franquez, Board Member of PBS Guam, Donovan Brooks, Chairman of the Board for PBS Guam, Crystal Nelson, Managing Director of Sylvan Learning, Manny Cruz, Victoria’s brother, Audrina Quichocho, Victoria’s cousin, Richard Bersamin, Victoria’s dad, Victoria Bersamin, 2nd Place Winner, Katherine Bersamin, Victoria’s mom, Lorraine Hernandez, (acting) General Manager for PBS Guam, Mika Gibson, Maria Ramos and Sandra Chan, co-owners of GOPLAY! and Tess Laguaña, Events Coordinator of PBS Guam.

- Team PBS Guam