Showing posts from October, 2011

FANHS Santa Clara Chapter celebrates Filipino American History Month

FANHS Santa Clara Chapter Administrator Ron Muriera and Clarence Madrilejos representing the Filipino American National Historica ... l Society (FANHS) Santa Clara Valley Chapter receive the Filipino American History Month 2011 Proclamation from San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed (left) and San Jose Councilmember Kansen Chu at the October 25th San Jose City Council meeting.  Cheers to FANHS Santa Clara Chapter and the city of San Jose, CA!

FANHS Sacramento Chapter to Honor First Filipina American Chief Justice: Tani Cantil-Sakauye

 Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye is a native Sacramentan and second generation Filipina American.  Please join FANHS Sacramento/Delta Chapter & American Legion Magellan Post 604 on October 22!

FANHS New Jersey sponsors Filipino American Film Series!


October is Filipino American History Month! Celebrate with FANHS throughout the USA

After decades of advocacy led by the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) and friends, the U.S. Congress and Senate passed resolutions making October Filipino American History Month in 2009.    See additional links to FANHS Chapter activities via NEWS FLASH for October 2011 On October 5, 2011 The Senate adopted the following by unanimous consent: ·           A resolution designating October 2011 as “Filipino American History Month”. (S.Res. 287) Link to full text S. Res. 287: Filipino American History Month FANHS SAN DIEGO CHAPTER Happy Filipino American History Month to all of you! Oct 1 Fil-Am Fest -Paradise Hills Oct 4 San Diego City College @ 11:10 - "Filipinos in San Diego" Presentation Oct 8 FANHS SD Chapter Meets 11AM in I-110 & Potluck with FILAMEDA, 12:30 in I-105 Miramar Oct 15 F