Joeffrey Castillo

Joeffrey Castillo is from barangay Sta. Justa, Tibiao, Antique. His father died while Joeffrey was still young boy. His mother to be able to send Joeffrey to school and his 3 elder sisters was making rice cake and sold them. Joeffrey has the task of gathering firewood for making rice cake.

Unfortunately while gathering firewood from the river he touched the wood that was connected with the live electric wire which post fell on the river. He was extensively burned III degree. The doctors in the provincial hospital of Antique would have amputated one of his arm. His mother appealed for help and Sr. Concordia brought him to Iloilo where he underwent skin graft. After some months was able to graduate in High school. He went to College taking the course of electric engineering. After College he took the Board Exam and passed. He was employed by the National Power Corporation (Napocor).