Manila, Philippines – The Binibining Pilipinas Charities Inc. (BPCI) has officially named last year’s 1st runner-up Maria Andrea “Aya” Abesamis as the new Binibining Pilipinas – Grand International 2019.

Abesamis’ journey in the Binibining Pilipinas pageant is an inspiration to many aspiring pageant titlist. She first joined the pageant in 2018 and returned a year after. She believes creative arts can be used as a transformative tool for vulnerable members of the society.

BPCI is confident to entrust the title to Abesamis, who now wears the crown until the next set of queens are selected this year.

Congratulations Bb Pilipinas Grand International 2019 Aya Abesamis!