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New Normal Brings Back, Transforms Activities in Southeast MB

New Normal Brings Back, Transforms Activities in Southeast MB

A couple of events in Southeast Manitoba showed how the pandemic is bringing back some old-timey experiences or transforming conventional activities in the run-up to the May Long weekend. On Friday, May 15, Steinbach

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20 Filipinos to Watch

20 Filipinos to Watch

From a young age, Joseph Orobia enjoyed drawing, making and deconstructing things, and imagining new spaces. Today, he’s an award-winning Professional Architect and Designer and one of three founders of Architects at Play, a

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Salute to Frontliners Part 2

Salute to Frontliners Part 2

“Dahil sa inyo, kami ay buhay, malusog at palagay ang isip sa loob ng aming tahanan kapiling ang aming mga mahal sa buhay. Kayo ang aming mga bayani.” One of the frontline workers is

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Barangay Canada Launches Video Podcast

Barangay Canada Launches Video Podcast

A new video series which aims to connect with kababayan community figures across Canada premiered recently on social media. The Barangay Canada video podcast or ’vodcast’ launched April 21 on Facebook and featured multi-awarded

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Two Winnipeg Students initiate fundraiser for COVID-19 affected kababayans in the Philippines

Two Winnipeg Students initiate fundraiser for COVID-19 affected kababayans in the Philippines

Filipino-Canadian students in Winnipeg, Jinalyn Dineros and Kristine Jimenez, initiated the Bayanihan Spirit, a fundraiser that aims to help kababayans in the Philippines affected by the situation brought upon by COVID-19. “With our fellow

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HSC Foundation Launches “Feeding the Frontlines” Initiative Donor support needed to extend and expand meal and hotel programs

HSC Foundation Launches “Feeding the Frontlines” Initiative Donor support needed to extend and expand meal and hotel programs

WINNIPEG, April 15, 2020 – More than 550 meals were provided last night to Health Sciences Centre frontline personnel finishing their shifts. They lined up—two metres apart—to enjoy a complimentary meal from Earls Kitchen

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20 FILIPINOS TO WATCH IN 2020

20 FILIPINOS TO WATCH IN 2020

Leading up to the 2021 Festival, the Filipino Journal and the Kultivation Festival is partnering up to share and celebrate the stories behind Winnipeg’s up-and-coming Filipino Canadians. Among the list are fashion designers, mural

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WHAT IS YOUR NEW NORMAL?

WHAT IS YOUR NEW NORMAL?

The outbreak of covid-19 pandemic has definitely changed the way we live, work and connect. Following the directives of leaders and experts to combat the virus, a number of things emerged as NEW NORMAL?

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Pinoys on Parliament

Pinoys on Parliament

Back in February, I was in Ottawa to meet with several Members of Parliament in my role as Member of Manitoba’s Legislative Assembly, in my role as Special Envoy for Military Affairs, and as

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Wellness Expo

Wellness Expo

Last March 11, the pop-up space turned into a wellness hub where guest got to consult with local Filipino health experts. There were also wellness presentation and demos from featured wellness experts. “The spirit

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