2022 Filipino American HISTORY Month is in October!

Welcome to Filipino American History Month where we educate, meditate, and reflect on how FAHM affects those in the diaspora and the Fil-Am community. In October 1992 was the first time that Filipino American History Month (FAHM) was celebrated in the United States – a year after FANHS passed a proclamation (spearheaded by Fred Cordova). Since then,Continue reading “2022 Filipino American HISTORY Month is in October!”

FANHS 7th Anniversary Picnic

Join FANHS-HTX as we celebrate our 7th Anniversary during AAPI Heritage Month 2022! There will be food, fun, flash mobs AND MORE! We will do a celebratory FANHS-HTX Flash Mob Dance and we need YOU to make it memorable! A choreography tutorial video will be sent to participants to learn at home, and we willContinue reading “FANHS 7th Anniversary Picnic”

FANHS-HTX Travel Scholarship

FANHS-HTX Travel Scholarship 2022 Scholarship Awards: Ranging between the cost of the Conference Registration to $300Scholarship Opens: March 1, 2022Submission Deadline: March 31, 2022 11:59 p.m. CSTScholarship Recipient’s Announced: end of April 2022 If you are interested in a Travel Scholarship for FANHS-National Conference in Seattle during August 11-13, 2022, please complete this FANHS-HTX TravelContinue reading “FANHS-HTX Travel Scholarship”

AVANCE Personal and Professional Workshops

AVANCE Houston is a local chapter of a national nonprofit organization dedicated to creating pathways to economic mobility through high quality, culturally responsive, two-generation programming that ensures school-readiness for young children and opportunities for parents to build social and economic capital. This Spring, AVANCE is offering virtual personal and professional skills workshops! The Healthy Relationships/FRAMEWorksContinue reading “AVANCE Personal and Professional Workshops”

FANHS-HTX 2021 Holiday Party

❄️☃️🎄🔔❄️ Happy Holidays! Maligayang Pasko! ❄️🎅🤶🦌❄️ Thank you for an incredible year. As a BIG SALAMAT (THANK YOU) to our members and our supporters, we would like to gather one last time in 2021 to celebrate together. Please join us at our end-of-the-year FANHS-HTX Holiday Party!_____________________ DETAILSFriday, December 17, 20216:30pm-9:30pmArchway Gallery2305 Dunlavy St., Houston, TXContinue reading “FANHS-HTX 2021 Holiday Party”

FANHS-HTX x SEAPhoto Filipino American History Month Art Exhibition

By FANHS-HTX THIS SATURDAY! Join us at Alief Art House to unveil Filipina-American curators/artists Erika Mei Chua Holum and Kat Cua’s latest work for Filipino American History Month 2021! They have embodied this year’s FAHM theme with photography to showcase youth activism in the U.S. through ephemeral materials of direct actions and organizing efforts. FindContinue reading “FANHS-HTX x SEAPhoto Filipino American History Month Art Exhibition”

How to Celebrate and Honor Filipino American History Month

By Dr. Pat Lindsay “Pinky” Catalla-Buscaino, FANHS-Houston, Texas Chapter PresidentOctober 1, 2021 Happy Filipino American History Month October 2021! #FAMH #FAHM2021 #FANHSHTX #FANHS #FilipinoAmericanHistoryMonth Filipino American National Historical Society, Houston, Texas Chapter (FANHS-HTX)  celebrates, honors, and recognizes Filipino American History Month (FAHM) starting October 1 through 31, 2021. FANHS-HTX’s mission is to promote understanding, education,Continue reading “How to Celebrate and Honor Filipino American History Month”

#FilAmFillOut 2020 Census Challenge

By Danielle Erica, Executive Administrative Director The census is a headcount of every living person in the United States of America done every 10 years. It contributes to government representation and financial allocation. This affects the Filipino community by potentially giving us Congressional apportionment, civil and voting rights such as Tagalog ballots, redistricting, and providingContinue reading “#FilAmFillOut 2020 Census Challenge”