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Zuraidah Alman

Two journalists to speak at PPCO events

Two veteran journalists, Sheila Coronel and Zuraidah Alman, will speak separately in Toronto in the series of forums organized by the Philippine Press Club of Ontario. They will speak in February and March about their journeys as journalists in Philippine, American and Canadian mainstream media. Coronel will speak on her experience as investigative journalist in 

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Team Creation: Model Kyana Brannigan

Patrick Salonga: Design Marvel

TORONTO–A maverick of his generation, upcoming designer Patrick Salonga was born and raised in the streets of Manila. Salonga gained a local following among fashion adventurers with his aesthetic that expresses a disconnect to the mundane which he animates from the cross between Manila and Toronto’s street scene. Always ahead of the curve when it 

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Most Current Research on Social Change in Canada

The Philippine Reporter believes that research matters.  Hence, it is publishing information on some of the latest research gems significant to everyone. These studies are lifted from the SPAR (Social Policy Analysis and Research) Monitor, an inventory of recent social research information relevant to social policy. — Editors This bulletin is a quick inventory of 

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King Carl XVI Gustaf

Swedish King to visit PH

The Department of Foreign Affairs has announced that Sweden’s reigning monarch, King Carl XVI Gustaf, is visiting the Philippines from January 24 to 26  as Guest of Honor at the Invitational Peace Jamboree of the Boy Scouts of the Philippines in their centenary year. This is the first visit of a Swedish monarch and Head 

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From left: Michael Messenger, Exec VP World Vision; Egay Gonzales; Junever M.  Mahilum-West, Philippine Consulate General; Dave Toycen, President World Vision; Pastor Julius  Tiongson, Gateway Family and Community Centre; Brad Butt, MP Mississauga Streetsville; Paulette Kinmond, Director of Supporter Engagement World Vision.

World Vision raises $86K

Updated field stats  • World Vision’s relief efforts in the Philippines to support victims of Typhoon Haiyan have now reached over 550,000 people in 10 provinces; • World Vision is providing food, shelter kits, hygiene kits and household supplies, as well as establishing Child-friendly Spaces, where children can play, learn and receive support in a 

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From left: Jessie Anunciacion, Pastor of the Mt. Zion Filipino S.D.A Church; Elder Ulysses Guarin, Conference Treasurer; His Excellency Leslie B Gatan, Phil. Ambassador; Mrs Junever M. Mahilum-West, Consul Gen. of the Philippines.; Hon. Mark Adler, MP York Centre; Councilor James Pasternak, Councilor Ward 10; Dr. Mansfield Edwards, Ontario Conference President, Pastor Gary Hodder; Executive Secretary and James Astleford, Executive Director of Adra Canada.

7th Day Adventists raise $16,000

The Filipino- Canadian  Prayer rally for Haiyan victims held at Mt. Zion Seventh-Day Adventist Church last Nov. 19, 2013  was a success, raised $16,000 for relief . Through Canada’s $ per $ matching program translates to about $32,000 more for ADRA Canada’s relief work for Haiyan victims. Let’s continue to lift the Filipino nation through 

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Photo courtesy of PyXyLs Photography/Design

‘Rise Again’ benefit show for Haiyan survivors

IN the days immediately after typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines, several Filipino-Canadian organizations sprung into action calling upon its members to assemble and arrange fundraising events. The response from the community was swift given the urgency of the situation. One group, headed by Ruby (Jeng) and Eugene Guiyab of JMG Infinity Entertainment, gathered to come 

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triOS Campus Directors pose with a disaster relief cheque for $4,884.50.

triOS College raises $5K for Haiyan disaster relief

TORONTO–Two months after one of the strongest typhoons tore through the Philippines, triOS College Business Technology Healthcare  raises close to $5,000.00 to support the ongoing relief efforts.  The college raised funds through local, on campus fundraising and gave the proceeds to the Canadian Red Cross and to the hometown of a triOS College staff member. 

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Roland Chan, Roland Chan Jr., Paul Grimes

Liland Insurance Awards Night

January 11, 2014 — Spirale Banquet Hall, Scarboroug

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HEALTH: Preventing Text Neck

By Dr. George I. Traitses Americans sent 110 billion text messages in December 2008, according to the Census Bureau. As technology advances, allowing us to do more tasks on smaller equipment, our bodies often pay the price. With a growing potential for injuries from technologies that we rely on, it’s important to minimize the risks. 

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