MANILA – Darren Espanto’s benefit concert to celebrate his 19th birthday was able to raise P838,206.69 for ABS-CBN’s Pantawid ng Pag-Ibig program.
The online concert dubbed “D’ Birthday Concert from Home: A Benefit Concert” was streamed live on his official Facebook page last Sunday, May 24.
On Instagram, Espanto thanked all those who joined and supported his virtual concert. Aside from his fans and supporters, Espanto also thanked his sister Lynelle, Moira dela Torre and Gary Valenciano for guesting in the show.
“This means so much to my team and I. I can only imagine how many will be blessed by this effort,” Espanto wrote in the caption, as he thanked MCA Music, Star Magic and Sindikato for making the concert possible."
"A special shoutout to my team here in Calgary! Kuya PJ of Patrick Pimentel Photography for the lighting and camera equipment used for the show, Ate RM for handling the dessert station, and of course my Aunt Vicky, my Mom, and my Dad for making sure I’ve got everything I need to get my set-up running. Again, to all of you, from the bottom of my heart, maraming salamat,” he added.