San Jose CA – Candle Light Vigil for Victims of Typhoon Haiyan

Come join Anakbayan Silicon Valley (ABSV) as we commemorate the victims of Typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) this Wednesday, which has been designated as the International Day of Solidarity for Victims of Typhoon Yolanda. It was possibly the strongest storm to ever make landfall, and the estimated death count to date is over 12,000, with … More San Jose CA – Candle Light Vigil for Victims of Typhoon Haiyan

PAWIS x ABSV x PASU Fundraising for NAFCON’s Bayanihan Relief Effort

PAWIS – Pilipino Association of Workers and Immigrants,  ABSV – Anakabyan Silicon Valley and PASU – Pilipino American Student Union posted up in front of the new Island Pacific in San Jose to outreach and raise funds for the NAFCON’s Bayanihan Relief Effort.  We were able to take in cash donations and talk to people … More PAWIS x ABSV x PASU Fundraising for NAFCON’s Bayanihan Relief Effort

NAFCON Ramps Up Relief Campaign as Super Typhoon Yolanda Ravages Central Philippines

For Immediate Release November 8, 2013 Contact: Terrence Valen, NAFCON President 415.333.6267, info@nafconusa.org NAFCON Ramps Up Relief Campaign as Super Typhoon Yolanda Ravages Central Philippines The National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) is appealing for increased donations for its Bayanihan Relief and Rehabilitation Campaign to assist communities in the Philippines  affected by super typhoon “Yolanda” … More NAFCON Ramps Up Relief Campaign as Super Typhoon Yolanda Ravages Central Philippines

NAFCON Reactivates Bayanihan Disaster Relief and Rehabilitation Campaign

NAFCON Reactivates Bayanihan Disaster Relief and Rehabilitation Campaign National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) is reactivating its ongoing nationwide campaign Bayanihan Disaster Relief and Rehabilitation to help our kababayans who were affected by recent calamities in Cebu, Bohol, and Northern and Central Luzon. On October 15, 2013, a 7.2 earthquake hit Cebu and Bohol causing … More NAFCON Reactivates Bayanihan Disaster Relief and Rehabilitation Campaign

National Day for Dignity and Respect. Dia Nacional de Respeto y Dignidad: San Jose

Link to Facebook Event – https://www.facebook.com/events/176395199215571/ Join your friends and neighbors for a neighborhood walk in solidarity for a path to citizenship for 11 million Aspiring Americans. Meet at 9 AM at Christ the King Church. Program will start at 9:30 AM followed by a march to Great Oak Grove Park in San Jose (5221 … More National Day for Dignity and Respect. Dia Nacional de Respeto y Dignidad: San Jose

Rally Against Presidential and Congressional Pork Barrel

MIGRANTE NorCal DEMANDS DE-PORK-TATION!!! Zero Remittance for Zero Pork! Join us as we Rally Against Presidential and Congressional Pork Barrel on Thursday, 9/19 at 3pm at the Philippine Consulate (447 Sutter St., San Francisco) *wear green* Refrain from sending remittances on 9/19! Spread The Word! “Zero Remittance Day (ZRD) is a symbolic protest and a … More Rally Against Presidential and Congressional Pork Barrel

Zero Remittance Day

What is Zero Remittance Day? Zero Remittance Day (ZRD) is a symbolic protest and a political exercise for Filipino im/migrants from different parts of the world to collectively show their outrage. The first ZRD was launched last October 29, 2008 in protest against the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) which was held in … More Zero Remittance Day