PCS’s ‘Pamasko’ concert

The Kalayaan Cultural Community Centre will be one of two recipients of the proceeds from a back to back Christmas concert of the Philippine Choral Society entitled “Pamasko”. The “gift” will go to KCCC’s mortgage reduction fund. The other beneficiary is 5-year old Katarina Mangrobang who is suffering from a kind of cancer. The first 

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Foreign-trained teachers’ seminar Oct. 25, Nov. 1

Second Annual Seminar for Internationally – Trained Teachers will be held on October 25 and November 1, 2008 (Saturdays) at 10:00 – 4:00 pm. at the Toronto Public Library Auditorium, Parkdale Branch, # 1303 Queen Street West, Brock & Cowan Sts., Toronto. To achieve its mandate and commitment in helping out internationally educated teachers especially 

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Kalayaan 2009 Program

Kalayaan has been successfully spear-heading the celebration of the Philippine Independence Day in the western Greater Toronto Area. To make this celebration an even bigger and more successful event for the Filipino community this year and in the future, Kalayaan seeks to collaborate with other Filipino organizations and individuals. On November 7, 2009, Kalayaan will 

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Pasko sa Toronto

The only Christmas event in the Filipino community, Pasko sa Toronto is surely going to be a successful event! With live appearances of the hottest entertainers in the Philippine showbiz today, the event is not going to be missed by our community most especially with the young ones and young at heart! Jericho Rosales, Kim 

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Casa Manila marks 2nd year

Casa Manila, a restaurant that has established itself as the official meeting place for several Filipino associations such as the Philippine Press Club-Ontario and the Philippine Independence Day Council, is celebrating its 2nd anniversary October 26 at their location at York Mills Road near the intersection of Don Mills. Casa Manila is owned and operated 

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Meloto, FVR in T.O. dinner Oct. 25

By Rodel J. Ramos Tony Meloto, founder of Gawad Kalinga which is building colorful houses for the poor and giving them back their dignity and hope will join former President Fidel V. Ramos during the GK Heroes Night. Meloto was given the Ramon Magsaysay award, the most prestigious achievement award in Asia because of his 

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Studio Six ready for Celebrate Music

Studio Six Productions–the production outfit that gave the Filipino-Canadian community the much talked about Musika ng Ating Buhay is the same outfit that will give you “Celebrate Music with Josie” on October 10. Musika ng Ating Buhay, a mini musical was featured during the recently concluded Mabuhay Summer Festival at the Metro Convention Centre. Generous 

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Mapa Alumni to join class ‘59 homecoming

The Ontario chapter of MHSAA of USA/Canada had their annual pot luck/corn and barbecue lunch Sunday, September 14th at the residence of Tony & Melissa Buenaventura in Guelph, Ontario. The group reviewed the association’s activities and discussed plans for the coming year – especially focusing on class 59’s upcoming golden jubilee to be celebrated Feb.17-26, 

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Heaven’s Rehearsal, Nov. 1

There will be singing, there will be dancing, there will be history making. With over 200 cultures represented in a historical celebration of Christians from all backgrounds and church affiliation, thousands will pack Rogers Centre for HEAVEN’S REHEARSAL on November 1. This will be the second time Heaven’s Rehearsal, an intentional gathering of every nations, 

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Bayan Chair to keynote Bayan-Canada founding

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