Filipino parents would always say that the only way out of poverty is through quality education. They even consider it as the only legacy that they could leave their children.
For John Carlo Pasigay, aside from the fact that his parents gave him good education, he took it upon himself to reward his parents with a high degree of education on his studies.
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On his graduation, he offered all his medals to his sick father, as reported by Net Citizen.
Jason made his father wear all the medals, as his tribute, a way of thanking the sacrifices his father made.
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His father was a porter, helping passengers carry luggage and bags of passengers.
Before the graduation of JC, his father was diagnosed with cancer. However, it didn't stop him from supporting JC's education.
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JC graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. He was the class valedictorian at Philippine Normal University.