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MAFTI Elects New Officers, Presents Candidates of Ginoo at Binibining Wika 2020

MAFTI Elects New Officers, Presents Candidates of Ginoo at Binibining Wika 2020

The Manitoba Association of Filipino Teachers, Inc. (MAFTI) held their general membership meeting and elections at the Maples Collegiate on February 29. Elected as officers were Genalyn Tan, President; Ma. Cecilia De Guzman, Vice

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FAAM Big Whiteshell Lodge Trip

FAAM Big Whiteshell Lodge Trip

With isolation and social distancing our present norm, it was fortunate that we were able to squeeze in a group excursion to the Whiteshell a week ago. A good contingent of Filipino Anglers Association

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WPG Community Helps Taal Rise From The Ashes

WPG Community Helps Taal Rise From The Ashes

There was a tremendous outpouring of support for ‘Rise From The Ashes,’ the February 23 benefit concert for the victims of Taal Volcano’s recent activity. The event raised $3,420 from ticket sales and treated

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Vigil in Memory of Jimboy

Vigil in Memory of Jimboy

Dozens came to the vigil in memory of Jimboy Adao. His mom, Imelda Adao, could not hold back her tears while talking to the crowd that gathered to pray, offer flowers and light candles

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Polar Bear Day at Assiniboine Park Zoo

Polar Bear Day at Assiniboine Park Zoo

Every year, February 27 is celebrated globally as the International Polar Bear Day, a day not only dedicated to the iconic mighty specie but also to raise awareness of the impact of global warming

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QPAM raises fund for Taal and for scholarship

QPAM raises fund for Taal and for scholarship

Above the lofty and inspiring slogan, “Haplos Mula sa Puso: Ikalawang Yugto,” the Quezon Province Association of Manitoba (QPAM) held a country-themed fundraising party at Essence Event Centre for the Taal Volcano victims and

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MORE BENEFIT EVENTS FOR THE TAAL VICTIMS THIS LOVE MONTH

MORE BENEFIT EVENTS FOR THE TAAL VICTIMS THIS LOVE MONTH

Talisay Fiesta The Talisay Association of Manitoba holds their annual fiesta honoring their patron saint, San Guillermo, every February. This year, Talisay having been massively affected by the Taal eruption, the association decided to

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MP Kevin Lamoureux trip to the Philippines

MP Kevin Lamoureux trip to the Philippines

It was January 1991, 28 years ago when I first travelled to the Philippines and when I returned to Winnipeg I met with the late Linda Cantiveros as we went through all the pictures

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FUNDRAISING FOR TAAL VICTIMS CONTINUEs IN WINNIPEG

FUNDRAISING FOR TAAL VICTIMS CONTINUEs IN WINNIPEG

Fundraising events for the Taal Volcano eruption are still ongoing in Winnipeg as many individuals and groups continue to step forward in donating and volunteering to raise more funds to support the victims in

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Festival Du Voyageur Celebrating the Past and Stepping into the Future

Festival Du Voyageur Celebrating the Past and Stepping into the Future

Festival Du Voyageur Launches Full 2020 Programming and New Elements Saint-Boniface, MB – Since the conclusion of last year’s 50th anniversary milestone, Festival du Voyageur has focused on creating a vision for its next

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