On November 2, 2008, thirteen families reached out and came together to share their common heritage, culture, and interests. The initial goal was to form a “samahan” or fellowship among the dedicated pioneers. However, the belief that all “kababayans” or countrymen, in the area needed a group where they could come together and find camaraderie was indeed, very powerful.
The mission of Manilatown Heritage Foundation is to promote social and economic justice for Filipinos in America by preserving our history, advocating for equal access, and advancing our arts and culture
The Kawitenos of Southern California is a non-profit, non-denomination organization founded in 1974 by a small group of Filipinos in San Diego, California, who prior to emigration to the United States, were residents of the historic town of Kawit, Cavite, the hometown of the first President of the Philippine Republic Emilio Aguinaldo and where the first Philippine Independence was proclaimed in 1898.
OUR mission is to uplift and strengthen the image and awareness of Filipino Martial Arts, especially within our Filipino communities throughout the world. Educate those unaware of our revered fighting arts (Arnis, Kali, Eskrima) indigenous to the Philippines.
The Roots of ADOBO Velo by Albert Javier February 12, 2011 (The following article was compiled primarily from my Ride Diaries, dues records from Ryan Roldan, and interviews with Ryan Roldan, Deogracias Asuncion, Jeric de Leon, Jesse Santamaria, Abraham Borillo, Jeff Serrano, Dong Javier, Ben Aragon, Abe Morales, Efren Morales, Elpidio Lardizabal, Nelson Sanchez, Arden […]
Mission – Educate the Fil-Am communities about the principles and values of good governance. – In close alliance with NGOs and media groups, promote good governance principles in the Philippines and encourage vigilance to protect the welfare of the Filipino people, look after the interest of those with less in life, and inspire the public […]
FilAm Creative is a not-for-profit all volunteer community organization dedicated to the advancement of Filipino-Americans in entertainment and media. We are members of the FIlipino American Network (FAN).