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Kenneth Jhayve Bautista: Igorot is Mister Model Search International 2023

Kenneth Jhayve Bautista, an Igorot model from Benguet, made history by winning the Mister Model Search International 2023.

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Kenneth Jhayve Bautista, Igorot model hailing from Benguet, etched his name in history by securing victory at the prestigious Mister Model Search International 2023, showcasing not only his individual triumph but also bringing pride to his community.

In Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, on January 7, 2023, proud Igorot Kenneth Jhayve Bautista from Benguet made a mark by winning the Mister Model Search International 2023. He not only grabbed the main title but also bagged two other awards - Best in National Costume and Best in Swimwear.

Kenneth Jhayve Bautista

A Success Story in Pageantry

Kenneth's journey to this win had some notable stops. Last July, he got the 1st runner-up spot at the Mr. & Mrs. World Universe International 2022. He's been active in various pageants like Mr. Itogon, Mr. Continental Philippines, and Mr. Teen International, showing his dedication to the pageant scene.

Best in Swimwear

Going Beyond the Crown: Community Involvement

Kenneth isn't just about winning titles; he's into community service too. He's part of Keep Going Baguio, a group supporting mental health awareness. He also volunteers with Hawak Kamay Pilipinas, helping out in disasters and calamities. This shows he's not just a pageant guy; he's into making a difference in the community.

The Artist in Him: Making a Mark in Film

Kenneth is not just into pageants; he's trying his hand in acting too. He starred in the local film "Salidummay" by Cordilleran filmmaker Dexter Macaraeg. This tells us he's more than just a pageant winner; he's got talents beyond the runway.

School Days and Being Active in the Community

Kenneth, a graduate of St. Louis High School of Antamok, Inc., Batch 2014, was no stranger to school activities. He danced with the Troupe and joined the Sons and Daughters of Migrants. This paints a picture of his school days and how he was involved in the community even back then.

Conclusion: A Multifaceted Inspiration

In wrapping up Kenneth's story, his triumph at Mister Model Search International 2023 isn't just a win in a beauty contest. It's a testament to his diverse talents and his commitment to making a positive impact. Kenneth, with his community work, pageant successes, and ventures into the arts, stands as an inspiration for those seeking to excel in various aspects of life. His story encourages others to explore their potentials beyond conventional boundaries, making him a multifaceted inspiration in the journey of personal and community achievement.

I shoot the stars with him.

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