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MAFTI Cultural Presentation

MAFTI Cultural Presentation

by Gemma Dalayoan The Manitoba Association of Filipino Teachers Inc. (MAFTI) held its Cultural Presentation on Wednesday, Jun13, 2018 at the Philippine Canadian Centre of Manitoba (PCCM) on Keewatin Street with more than 300

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Flordeliza Rembon, OFSAM’s 2018 Mother of the Year

Flordeliza Rembon, OFSAM’s 2018 Mother of the Year

Flordeliza Rembon is the Original Filipino Senior Association of Manitoba’s 2018 Mother of the Year. This annual celebration which highlights the role of the mother in our society is more than a family affair.

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Family Fun on the RREX Midway

Family Fun on the RREX Midway

Welcome to summer and the families are flocking to the Red River Ex this week with sunshine in the forecast. Kids are enjoying the entertainment, rides and food and families are enjoying the great

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Community Coming Together to Help Find our Missing Kababayan

Community Coming Together to Help Find our Missing Kababayan

By Leila Castro Leilacastro.ca@gmail.com As immigrants, we gave up many life comforts in our home country including the support system of having many relatives and friends around. Here in Canada, we work hard to

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QPAM Santacruzan and Pahiyas 2018

QPAM Santacruzan and Pahiyas 2018

By Leila Castro Leilacastro.ca@gmail.com In the middle of the 1.3 kilometer-walk, little Sagalas started getting cranky and opted to be carried by their parents. A sight that made other participants and spectators laugh, because

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MCCFA together with Mayor Brian Bowman holds flag raising ceremony to celebrate the 120th Philippine Independence

MCCFA together with Mayor Brian Bowman holds flag raising ceremony to celebrate the 120th Philippine Independence

Mayor Brian Bowman with the officers and members of MCCFA and OFSAM, Letty Duque Antonio, OFSAM president and immediate president of MCCFA; Julie Javier, president of MCCFA and member of the City of Winnipeg

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DALAGITA 2018:  2nd Annual Scholarship Night

DALAGITA 2018: 2nd Annual Scholarship Night

On May 26th, 2018, Dalagita by Culture Card was proud to have hosted its 2nd annual Scholarship Gala in partnership with the Fairmont hotel in Winnipeg. Dalagita is a celebration of the Filipino community

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Celebrating 32nd Annual Teddy Bear Picnic

Celebrating 32nd Annual Teddy Bear Picnic

Thousands of kids and their stuffed teddy bears gathered at Assiniboine Park to celebrate at the annual Teddy Bear Picnic hosted by the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba. Over 50 tents offered family-friendly activities,

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Asian Canadian Festival “Under The Canopy” at the Forks

Asian Canadian Festival “Under The Canopy” at the Forks

Saturday, May 26 Here are the list of performers for the Asian Heritage celebrations at the Forks: XLion Dance, Friendly Chinese Fashion Show, Bollywood Fashion Show Hanfeng Chinese choir, Manitoba Great Wall Performing Arts,

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Manitoba Santacruzan 2018 Pre-Event Photoshoot

Manitoba Santacruzan 2018 Pre-Event Photoshoot

“What is Santacruzan Mommy?” an eight year old child asked her mom after I handed to her the tiara, my gift to her. I heard the same question at least 5 times when young

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