Round Up

Maria Tanglao, receives the Gold Top Award from Raffy Policarpio – LBC Country Head Canada

LBC awards Top Cargo Agents

LBC Canada, the leading provider of moving packages and goods thru sea and air to the Philippines, awarded its Top Air Cargo Agents for 2016. LBC Air Cargo Partners offers business owners LBC’s air cargo service that is secure, reliable and on time. The services provided to our Filipino community are Documents, Parcels and Boxes 

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Sebang Travel Filipino staff, from left: Lucy King, Levie Andrew, Cille Tan, Lyn Sanchez and Angie Oliveros.

Sebang Travel – KC Tours 34th Anniversary Party

Celebrating Sebang Travel – KC Tours 34th Anniversary Party held at Sariwon Korean Barbeque Restaurant

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Community Pictorial by Ariel Ramos

Miss Maria Liezel Malicay, Miss Caregiver – FILCORE 2016, participated in the Fundraising of FILCORE Gala Night (Dec. 17, 2016) for OFWs, caregivers and others. Liezyl arrived in Canada from Saudi Arabia. ———————– ———————–

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Toronto marchers Wayne Chu, Ethel Tungohan and baby Freddie

Toronto Women’s March

TORONTO’s Women’s March had 60,000 people in attendance, including many babies and children. Many held signs extolling the value of women’s rights, and others chanted in favour of migrants’ and refugees’ rights. Wayne Chu, Freddie Tungohan-Chu and Ethel Tungohan attend rally as a family. “It was important for me to bring my 11 month old 

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KCCC Volunteer appreciation night

On January 13,2017,the Kalayaan Cultural Community Centre (KCCC) expressed its appreciation to volunteers and supporters. Other than the individual volunteers helping in the different activities such as golf, bowling,walkathon, it was well attended by different groups such as the Bayanihan group, the TFC group, Fiesta ng Kalayaan group, CHS alumni, UE alumni, Mapua alumni, Monday 

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EZEKIEL ALEXIS CARPIO, turned 11 January 26, 2017. He plays basketball, is a swimming gold medalist, a Taekwondo trophy recipient, and an academic awardee. He is the son of Cathy and Jayjay Carpio of Toronto.  

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IREMIT’s Sarte with former Ambassador Reeder

IREMIT Branch Manager Simeon Sarte with Neil Reeder, former Canada’s Ambassador to the Philippines, during a recent PCCF/AFCM/OLA Get Together. At the event, the efforts of Reeder when Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda hit the Philippines was recognized. (St. Jamestown News Service, Dindo Orbeso)

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Community Round-Up by Ariel Ramos

ACTRISTAR under the leadership of President Pidoy Pacis celebrated its 18th Annual Awards Night at Montecassino Hotel – Toronto on December 21, 2016. ———————-

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Standing from left: Rosemarie Sadlier, Maria Saras-Voutsinas, Rachelle Cruz, MPP Soo Wong,  Scarborough Agincourt, Hermie Garcia, Premier Kathleen Wynne, Michelle Ramos, Roberto Hausman, Lui Queaño and Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Laura Albanese. 
Seated from left: Pet Cleto, Leslie Copada-Gesell, Mila Astorga-Garcia and Althea Manasan.

National Ethnic Press Holiday Get-Together

Cypriot Community Centre, Toronto, Dec. 16, 2016 PHOTOS: HG and 3 from NEPMCC website

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From left: With husband Ramil, daughter Karina, Angela, the celebrant, daughter Elyka and son Elihja.

France Ampioco’s 50th Birthday Celebration

FRANCE Copada Ampioco celebrated her golden birthday with family and friends on Dec. 17, 2016 at Canadian Legion,Toronto.

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