- Jireh Bautista believes that poverty is never a hindrance to reach one's dreams and KAMI.com.ph agrees with that
- If you have the passion, courage, and dedication, you will get whatever you wish to have
- This young talent also reminds everyone to "never give up and always put God first"
This Cebuano achiever is taking the internet by storm.
Jireh Bautista is used to reap awards.
Since he was a kid, he has been receiving medals and other recognitions.
During his elementary years, he's the first honor.
In secondary school, he graduated valedictorian in Cebu City National Science High School.
As reported by the Kapamilya networks' news site, the 21-year-old Pinoy was also awarded the ABS-CBN Medal of Excellence.
Just recently, he got his college diploma and graduated with the highest award, Summa CumLaude at the Cebu Institute of Technology University (CIT-U)
He was able to help his father, who's a shoe repair man, and his mother, who's a housewife, with the monthly allowance he receives from his scholarship grants.
Bautista sees himself as a future software engineer.
Congratulations, Jireh Bautista!