Whilst Floyd Mayweather is busy buying Lamborghini’s and Bugatti’s worth billions of dollars,his nemesis,Manny Pacquaio is interestingly building houses for the poor and preaching the word of God in Phillipines!!
Well,his story is moving and might make you cry.
“Pacquiao was born on December 17, 1978, in Kibawe , Bukidnon, Philippines. He is the son of Rosalio Pacquiao and Dionesia Dapidran-Pacquiao. His parents separated when he was in sixth grade, after his mother discovered that his father was living with another woman.He is the fourth among six siblings: Liza Silvestre-Onding and Domingo Silvestre (from first husband of his mother) and Isidra Pacquiao-Paglinawan, Alberto “Bobby” Pacquiao and Rogelio Pacquiao.
Pacquiao married Jinkee Jamora on May 10, 2000. Together, they have five children, Emmanuel Jr. (Jimuel), Michael Stephen, Mary Divine Grace, Queen Elizabeth and Israel. His daughter, Queen, was born in the United States. He resides in his hometown General Santos City , South Cotabato , Philippines.However, as a congressman of lone district of Sarangani, he is officially residing in Kiamba , Sarangani, the hometown of his wife,” reports Wikipedia.
On Religion, Pac was raised in the Roman Catholic faith,he is currently a practicing Evangelical Protestant .He is also a military reservist with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Reserve Force of the Philippine Army .
Despite his achievements,Pac struggled to get himself learned at some point having to sponsor himself after leaving his parents home to start his own at 14 due to abject poverty.
At the age of 14, Pacquiao moved to Manila and lived for a time on the streets. He started boxing and made the Philippine national amateur boxing team where his room and board were paid for by the government.
Beyond boxing, Pacquiao has participated in basketball, business, acting, music recording and politics. In May 2010, Pacquiao was elected to the House of Representatives in the
15th Congress of the Philippines, representing the province of Sarangani . He was re-elected in 2013 to the 16th Congress of the Philippines.
With all that said,Manny Pacquaio is a staunch Christian,a preacher and leads his family in the ways of the Lord.
Check him out out of the ring in his Ministerial call;
Additional Info: Wikipedia.