The Legacy of F/Pilipino Organizing & Today’s Challenges


On Saturday, October 18, 2014, the Los Angeles Chapter of the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) is inviting the community for a free and public event at the Carson Library, located at 151 West Carson Street in Carson, California from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm as part of Filipino American History Month. The event is themed, “The Legacy of F/Pilipino Organizing and Today’s Challenges,” and will include a panel of speakers who will share Filipino American student organizing from the 1970s in Los Angeles, along with current challenges that the community and students face today.
This will feature the film directed by Marissa Aroy, “The Delano Manongs: Forgotten Heroes of the United Farm Workers Movement.”

Light refreshments will be available. Anyone interested in participating need to RSVP with Rose Ibanez at (310) 218-8258.

The free event is sponsored by the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) Los Angeles Chapter, Kababayan Today, Serve the People Institute (SPI), FilAmArts (SaySay Project), Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA), Larry Itliong Foundation through Education (LIFE), and

For more information, look for this on Facebook under “FANHS Los Angeles Chapter,” on Instagram at #WeAreFANHSLA or #FAHMS2014, and on Pinterest under Filipino American History Month or e-mail Ronald Buenaventura:

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