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Free legal clinic in San Francisco for domestic violence, sexual assault survivors

A free legal clinic for survivors of domestic violence or sexual assault will be held on March 1 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. at Louis B. Meyer Lounge, Hastings College of the Law on 198 McAllister St. , First Floor (at Hyde).

Posted: February 27th, 2014 in Events | Read More »

Panel to tackle Filipino image in US media

A panel on misrepresentation and under-representation of Filipino Americans in the mainstream media will be held on Saturday, March 1, from 3:30 to 6 p.m. at 56 Barrows on campus.

Posted: February 24th, 2014 in Events | Read More »

Pioneer LA Fil-Am Press Club to sponsor workshop

The Filipino American Press Club of Los Angeles, Inc., (FAPCLA, established 1978) will sponsor a two-day creative writing workshop on Mar. 21-22, at the Pilipino Workers Center (PWC), Historic Filipino Town, 153 Glendale Boulevard, Los Angeles.

Posted: February 18th, 2014 in Events | Read More »

California state senator to hold online town hall meeting

State Senator Jerry Hill

State Senator Jerry Hill will hold an online town hall from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wed., Feb. 19, on the top issues facing the South Bay Peninsula and the state, and key bills in the legislature this year.

Posted: February 16th, 2014 in Events | Read More »

PH Ambassador Cuisia to speak at San Francisco Commonwealth Club

Ambassador to US Jose Cuisia Jr./INQUIRER PHOTO

As the effects Philippines recovers from Typhoon Haiyan, a massive natural disaster with a heavy human toll and far-reaching economic, Ambassador Jose Cuisia Jr. will speak at the Commonwealth Club on Friday, Mar. 7, 11:30 a.m. at 595 Market St. 2nd Floor Cuisia was named ambassador to the US by President Benigno S. Aquino III on Nov. 30, 2010.

Posted: February 16th, 2014 in Events | Read More »

Fil-Am youth education, dance program to celebrate 5th year


American Center of Philippine Arts is celebrating the fifth year of its Student Enriched in Education and Dance (SEED) program and launching its College Fund Program at 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 15, in Oakland Asian Cultural Center in Oakland Chinatown.

Posted: February 8th, 2014 in Events | Read More »

PG&E announces scholarship program

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As part of its ongoing dedication to education and powering California’s future, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has announced the launch of its third annual PG&E Bright Minds™ Scholarship program.

Posted: January 29th, 2014 in Events | Read More »

Fil-Am young professionals launch scholarship

The Young Filipino Professionals Association (YFPA) will kick off its first scholarship program for promising young Filipino students who aspire for college degrees, on the evening of Jan. 18 at the historic I-Hotel Manilatown Center.

Posted: January 10th, 2014 in Events,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

SF Consulate announces 2014 service outreach sched in 3 states


The Philippine Consulate will provide consular services in several cities in California, the State of Washington and Alaska in 2014.

Posted: December 14th, 2013 in Events | Read More »

UCLA schedules Southeast Asia programs for 2014


The University of California Center for Southeast Asian Studies announced the schedule of its Southeast Asia in California program of presentations, exhibits and performances for 2014.

Posted: December 14th, 2013 in Events | Read More »



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