Thursday, September 18, 2014

"Here's why I want to honor our Lolo and/or Lola..."

Click to download flyer: FANHS PA Gala October 17, 2014

For #fahm2014, FANHS PA will honor all Lolos and Lolas/grandparents during our October 17 gala at Joy Tsin Lau Restaurant - 1026 Race Street in Philadelphia's Chinatown, at 6 pm. Click to see flyer above and in photo in next post. 

*All Lolos/Lolas pay just $25 each for discounted tickets and will be recognized as a group at the FANHS PA gala :)

*Special recognition will be given to Lolos and/or Lolas whose grandchildren participate in the FANHS PA project outlined below. 

Do you want your Lola and or Lolo to be honored by FANHS PA during our Filipino American History Gala on October 17, 2014?

Then please tell us why. :)  Please send an email to forourcommunities@gmail.com or domingo.marife@gmail.com

Write:
*your name
*your age
*your Lolo and/or Lola's full name

Think about and write one page in response to these questions. OR --Create a 30 second video* where grandchildren answer these questions:

*Why is your Lola and/or Lolo awesome? 

*Tell us what you know about your Lola and Lolo's life story. (You might have to ask them questions first :)


*What advice or  - traditions or Filipino culture shared by your Lolo and Lola - will you remember forever?  


FANHS PA friends will review all writing/videos and announce Lolos and Lolas honored on October 17. 

With gratitude and love for all Lolas and Lolos,

~Tita Joanie / JoanMay Cordova - forourcommunities@gmail.com
and @ForCommunities on all social media 

Please give us permission to post your stories and videos. 
*Upload your video to Vimeo.com and please make sure your settings allow us to download your video. We'll screen 30 seconds at the FANHS PA gala on October 17.

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