Ruffa Gutierrez receives ₱300,000 "gift" from stranger who outbid her at charity auction
InterAksyon.com reports that on Saturday, October 13, the Red Charity Gala was held at Makati Shangri-La Hotel.
InterAksyon.com reports that on Saturday, October 13, the Red Charity Gala was held at Makati Shangri-La Hotel. Among the celebrities at the event was actress Ruffa Guttierrez. The report revealed: "During the auction, Gutierrez began to bid for a weekend stay at the very exclusive Balesin Island in Quezon."
The report added that the bidding started at ₱120,000 and Gutierrez "constantly raised her hand until the ₱200,000 mark." It was man named Scott Weissman who "won the coveted weekend stay with a ₱300,000 bid after constantly outbidding Gutierrez." The report explained that somehow Tim Yap, who had also bid on the Balesin Island package, "managed to convince Weissman to give the weekend stay to Gutierrez as a gift." According to the report, Weissman complied. The ₱300,000 will go to the event's beneficiaries, the Philippine Red Cross and the Assumption High School Batch 1981 Foundation.
The report explained: "Earlier [that night], Weissman had already won a bid for a Lancel bag for ₱120,000 and had given it to another lady."
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