By Dulce Dizon
Power ng Pinoy, in partnership with Cheryl Burke Dance and The Philippine American Press Club, presents “Bay Area Handog Pamasko Christmas Benefit Drive” from 5pm-10pm on Sunday, December 15, at Cheryl Burke Dance Studio, 1400 North Shoreline Boulevard, Suite A1, in Mountain View, California.
The final “Friday Nights @ OMCA” in 2013 will be on Dec. 20, and following a two-week hiatus, the popular weekly event will resume Jan. 10, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The 4th Annual Kulinarya – A Filipino Culinary Showdown will kick off on Wednesday, Nov. 20, for a series of Filipino food-centered activities to elevate Philippine cuisine and promote Filipino restaurants and chefs in San Francisco and throughout the United States. It will also be a fund-raiser for survivors of Haiyan/Yolanda.
Members of the Pinoy-Pinay Jazz group in the Bay Area will be featured at a benefit concert to raise funds for the survivors of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: “Haiyan”) in the Philippines.
Artists for Philippines is a collaboration of the Philippine Consulate General of New York with some 20 Filipino and American artists who are donating valuable paintings for a silent charity auction to be held on Nov. 25 at the Kalayaan Hall, Philippine Consulate.
A live telethon will be held by ABS-CBN International’s The Filipino Channel (TFC) and ABS-CBN Foundation International in the US and Canada to raise funds for victims of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: “Haiyan”).
The sight of devastation and ravaged brought about by the supertyphoon Yolanda (Haiyan) is seen around the world, happening at time when Christmas carols are already heard over the radio and local folks are preparing for the holiday season.
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Three Filipino Americans in leading roles along with a Filipino-American assistant director are at the center of City College of San Francisco’s Theatre Arts Department’s revival of the classic Broadway comedy “You Can’t Take It with You” by George Kaufman and Moss Hart.
By Cecile Caguingin Ochoa
October has come and gone and yet Filipino American advocates in the US will continue celebrating the community’s growing visibility in American cities like Carson.
Myx TV is sponsoring the 14th annual San Diego Asian Film Festival (SDAFF), one of the country’s largest film exhibitions of its kind, featuring over 140 films from 15 countries.
Top Filipino-American choirs will perform together for the first time, and with the Filipino-American Symphony Orchestra (FASO), the only Filipino symphony orchestra outside the Philippines, in “Handog ng FASO sa Pasko,” a Christmas benefit concert and festival, on Saturday, December 7, at the White Memorial Church, 1720 Cesar Chavez Avenue, Los Angeles.