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Advocates call on the House of Representatives to remember Veterans’ Day and pass the Filipino World War II Veterans Congressional Gold Medal bill

Washington, D.C. — As the nation pauses to honor all American veterans and thank them for their dedication and loyal service to the United States, Filipino World War II veterans are still waiting for …

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Martin Nievera to debut at historic Hollywood theatre for a benefit concert

LOS ANGELES – Filipino-American History Month kicks off with the much anticipated concert debut of Martin Nievera at Hollywood’s newly renovated Ford Theatres.  Presented by PAE Live!, “An Evening with Martin Nievera” brings …

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Maddie B Releases Her First Original Single

PLEASANTON, CA– Recording artist, singer, songwriter, actress and dancer Maddie B is proud to announce her very first ORIGINAL single, titled “One On One”, to be released world-wide on December 1st, 2015. Although …

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Agreement to Support Filipino Game-Changers in the Digital Economy Signed

(WASHINGTON, D.C. Nov 6, 2015)— An agreement to support technology-enabled entrepreneurship and allow Filipino game-changers in the digital economy to visit Silicon Valley in California was signed today at the Philippine Embassy in …

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Two Nights of Beauty

“Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder,” it’s a cliché that has been heard over and over every time beauty is the topic. Recently, the Global Filipino Network has been invited to …

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Kalayaan SF to regale the Bay Area with Philippine Independence Day Celebrations

SAN FRANCISCO, California — The Bay Area is gearing up once again for a series of events this month commemorating the 117th Anniversary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence.KalayaanSF, an organization of Filipino-American …

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GFN Launches SangDiwa 2015: First Annual Global Arts Forum and Exhibition

Philippine Fashion Icon Patis Tesoro to Give Keynote Speech San Francisco, CA – Global Filipino Network (GFN), in partnership with the San Francisco Philippine Consulate and Philippine American Writers and Artists, Inc. (PAWA) presents …

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Tondo: The Humanitarian Crisis At The Heart Of Manila And The People Doing Something About It

“Paging the United Nations. There is a refugee crisis in Manila and the Philippines is totally in denial.” These are the first lines of a recent Facebook post by artist and cultural activist …

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Fil-Am Designer Showcases Challenged Athlete Models at the “Race for a Reason” Fashion Show Fundraiser Event

OAKLAND, CA- San Francisco Bay Area Fashion design company, GB Shrive Designs, hosted a fundraising fashion show and sports expo at the Oakland Zoo Snow Building. GB Shrive Designs is founded, created and owned …