March for missing and murdered women on Feb. 14

TORONTO–On February 14th, UFCW Canada activists will join thousands of other women, men and family members in marches and vigils across Canada to remember and honour missing and murdered women. The history of the February 14th Memorial March for Missing and Murdered Women dates back to 1991, after an indigenous woman was brutally murdered on 

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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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By Rodel Ramos

We’re a very active community, why are we politically indifferent?

Gaining political influence in Canada (Part 2) If we remain indifferent and not get involved in the voting process we will always be insignificant and as Prime Minister Harper said “invisible”. Politicians do not even care to court our votes because they know we have no value to them. We don’t vote solid and if 

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Corny Tagalog Pinoy Pick Up Lines

Some Pinoy Pick Up Lines are sweet and a big hit, some are crazy one, but this collection of pick up lines is unique coz it’s a quite “corny”.  Check out this collection of Corny Tagalog / Pinoy Pick Up Lines on the web. If you have your own favorite  Pinoy Corny Pick Up Lines, we would love 

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Josie de Leon plays Tessie in Bayan-Bayanan

Miss Josie de Leon plays Tessie in the upcoming theatre play “Bayan- Bayanan: Letters from Home.” Miss de Leon known in the Filipino-Canadian community as the foremost Toronto’s Diva, will now show us her acting prowess as she plays the role of an OFW Nurse. “I am very lucky and blessed to work under the 

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Recipients of OFWC Typhoon Haiyan Donation: 
1st row, from left: Richel Biscayda, family was victim of Typhoon Hayian; Annabelle Migalbin, President of Ontario Filipino Women's Club; Minda Tinapay Schoffeld, 5 siblings from Tacloban City were among the victims; Mary Grace Enciso, OFWC Queen 2013 and Melissa Rasie, OFWC Princess 2013. 2nd row: Rebecca Reyes, OFWC VP and Angeli Hopper, OFWC Secretary. 
Photos: Ariel Ramos

OFWC donates to Typhoon Haiyan victims and Sick Kids Foundation

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Friends, relatives, and business associates paid their last respects to their  friend Flor Vendiola of FV Foods; the viewing was at Highland Funeral Home (Jan. 7 and 8); the Funeral Mass was held at Our Lady of Fatima Roman Catholic Church; and the interment was at Pine Hills Cemetery on Jan. 9, 2014

Flor Vendiola of FV Foods laid to rest

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The new LBC Logo and identity

LBC unveils new logo, brand

TORONTO–The LBC-Hari ng Padala has unveiled the new logo and identity of the leading global Filipino-owned company at the Max of Manila Toronto Restaurant on February 8 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The LBC event was hosted by Tricia Garcia, marketing director of the LBC in North America (U.S. and Canada). She travelled from San Francisco, 

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Wind Mobile to launch unlimited US data, talk, text

TORONTO– Beginning Monday, February 3, 2014, Canadians can stop worrying about roaming fees and start enjoying travel more as today WIND Mobile announces its Unlimited U.S. Roaming add-on, that will give customers unlimited data, talk and text across the United States. WIND Mobile’s Unlimited U.S. Roaming add-on will be available for only $15 per month 

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Kalayaan Centre AGM election

KCCC hereby announces that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Election of the organization will be held on Sunday, February 23, 2014 from 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Grand Hall of the Kalayaan Centre, 5225 Orbitor Drive, Suite 3, Mississauga. Agenda for the day will be: 1. KCCC Annual Board Report 2. Treasurer’s 

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