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"Kalusugan Coalition Reaches Out To Different Summer Filipino American Community Events as part of the REACH FAR Project"

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Kalusugan Coalition has been active in reaching out to various Filipino American Community activities this summer season as part of the REACH FAR Project. Through the REACH FAR Grant Project, Kalusugan Coalition together with its sub-partners will implement several key strategies to fight high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease in Filipino-American communities in the Borough of Queens in New York City.

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NY exhibit to showcase works of 14 top Filipino designers

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NEW YORK CITY -- A special display of the works of top Filipino designers will be shown by Asia Society along with Philippine Gold: Treasures of Forgotten Kingdoms, an exhibition of over 100 spectacular works of gold from the 10th to 13th century, highlighting the creativity, prosperity and cultural connections of the precolonial period.

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PHILIPPINE GOLD GLITTERS IN THE BIG APPLE

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At long last Philippine Gold has arrived and will be on display at the Asia Society in New York City.  The Big Apple welcomes the opening of Philippine Gold:  Treasures of Forgotten Kingdoms, 120 gold pieces from the Ayala Museum in Manila.  A modern day reversal of sorts of the Manila Galleon Trade Route, a sampling of the Ayala’s Philippine Ancestral Gold made its way to Asia Society. 

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New USAID mission chief vows to keep development thrust in PH

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WASHINGTON, DC -- The new mission director of the United States Agency for International development (USAID) for the Philippines, Pacific Islands and Mongolia will maintain the strong development partnership between the Philippine government and USAID.

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New York Filipino Community commemorates 32nd Ninoy Aquino Day

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NEW YORK, 22 August 2015 -- The Philippine Consulate General, joined by the Filipino community, led the commemoration today of the 32nd death anniversary of Sen. Benigno S. Aquino Jr. at the Ninoy Aquino Triangle in Queens, New York.

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Upholding Human Rights Underscored in Meeting between Consul General and first Fil-Am New York City Human Rights Commissioner

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NEW YORK, 25 August 2015 -- PH Consul General Mario L. De Leon, Jr. engaged in discussion the first Filipino-American New York City Commissioner on Human Rights Carmelyn P. Malalis (the Commission) on activities and programs relating to human rights protection for New York City residents and explore possible collaboration to help uphold the rights of Filipino residents.  The meeting took place at the Commission’s Manhattan office.

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Fil Am Community Celebration: Philippine Gold

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The Benefit Committee of the Philippine Gold Exhibition invites the Filipino American Community to an evening of celebration on Saturday, Sept. 12th at the opening of Philippine Gold:  Treasures of Forgotten Kingdoms at Asia Society in New York City.  

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UN-NGO Conference 2015 Underscores the Value of NGO, Government and Private Sector Partnerships in the Aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda

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NEW YORK, 25 August  2015 -- PH Consul General Mario L. de Leon, Jr. addressed the 2015 NGO Conference at the United Nations in a breakout session entitled “The Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan: Learning the Value of Innovative NGO, Government and Private Sector Partnerships for Sustainable Development and Disaster Preparedness”  which was held on 25 August 2015.

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Filipino American Festival, Inc. (FAFI) Found a New Home in Bergen County

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October is the Filipino Heritage Month in America and to kick off the Filipino Heritage Month this coming October, FILIPINO AMERICAN FESTIVAL, INC. will hold its 3rd Annual Filipino Festival on Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 10:00AM to 6:00 PM at the NEW OVERPECK BERGEN COUNTY PARK located at 199 Challenger Rd., Ridgefield Park, New Jersey.

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San Francisco museum to highlight unique Filipino fiber

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SAN FRANCISCO -- The rich tradition of Philippine weavings and textiles will be in limelight at the Asian Art Museum, thanks to the Hinabi Project, an educational display in the museum’s Resource Center.

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