Rona Mahilum is eight years of age when she saved her sibling from fire. Their house was burning because of their cat. The oil lamp was overthrown by the cat which causes the fire. Their Mom and Dad were at the fiesta of almatok because of selling goods. She was rewarded of 2.7 million (exact amount) by Mayor Alfredo Lim. It was used for her operations and for the education of her and her siblings.