Bay Area Filipino Migrants Lead Zero Remittance Day Action against Pork Barrel

(Bay Area, CA) Joining world-wide actions, more than fifty Filipinos protested in front of the Philippine consulate, September 19th, in San Francisco chanting, “Tama na, sobra na! Pork Barrel, i-abolish na!” (That’s enough it’s too much Pork Barrel must be abolished now!). The action, led by Migrante Northern California and joined by dozens from many […]

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Join us! IAMR4 New York Oct. 2013

  Statement – 15 July 2013 “Migration is a product of underdevelopment” IMA: Development for the people, not for profit The International Migrants’ Alliance, a global alliance of grassroots migrants organizations, will hand in a submission to the UN General Assembly High Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development (HLD). Gathering endorsement and support from […]

Cha Cha Cha for Genuine Immigration Reform

The U.S. government is working on comprehensive immigration reform that will affect the future of every person in America and millions around the world. On this early evening, we will learn about how the proposed law effects our communities and then we will CHA CHA CHA for Genuine Immigration Reform! Hosted by the SF Filipino […]

10 Tanong na Madalas na Itanong Ukol sa Reporma sa Imigrasyon

View in English Click Here or Click Here to Download in Tagalog 1. Ano ang nangyayari sa kasalukuyan sa reporma sa imigrasyon, at bakit ito ay importante sa mga Pilipino? Kasalukuyang pinaguusapan ng goberyo ng Estados Unidos kung paano ayusin ang imigrasyon sa bansa. Nakasalang ngayon ang isang panukalang batas, S.744, upang ipatupad ang comprehensive immigration reform (CIR) o komprehensibong […]

SF Filipinos Form Immigrant Rights Task Force

On June 19th, Filipinos in San Francisco, led by the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) created a “Filipino Immigrant Rights Task Force.” The new group aims to educate and organize the broader Filipino community and its supporters around the issue of “genuine comprehensive immigration reform.” The Task Force numbering more than fifty Filipinos from […]

SF Honors Mario de Mira, Cultural Worker for API Heritage Month

Mario de Mira aka Nomi of the hip-hop group Power Struggle has spent many years touring with groups like Atmosphere, Brother Ali, Dela Soul, and DJ Shadow.  He has shared the stage with Souls of Mischief and Snoop Dogg and has received critical acclaim for his albums “Arson at the Petting Factory”and “Remittances”. Mario was […]

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FCC Talakayan Updates on Immigration Reform Monday May 6th, 6pm

Join the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON NorCal), Filipino Community Center (FCC), and other organizations, as we discuss what genuine comprehensive immigration reform means to our community. We will also take a look at the current Senate Bill and how it compares to our demands. Learn more and take part in this important conversation […]

The Andrea Bonifacio Cartoon Series

Click the image NAFCON believes it is important to share the hardships and triumphs Filipinos face on daily basis. This Andrea Bonifacio cartoon strip is the first edition in a series articulating in a new and creative way the stories of our Modern Day Filipino Heroes.        

Filipinos across the U.S. Say Senate Immigration Bill Falls Short

For Immediate Release April 22, 2013 Filipinos across the U.S. Say Senate Immigration Bill Falls Short Throughout the Country Filipinos Gear Up for Week of Advocacy and Action Starting May 1st to Tell Congress Prioritize Protecting Workers and Keeping Families Together Not Big Business and Profits In the wake of the “Gang of Eight” release of the […]

Invitation to Solidarity and Fact-Finding Mission in New Orleans, Louisiana

Invitation to Solidarity and Fact-Finding Mission in New Orleans, Louisiana I would personally like to invite you to join our growing campaign for “Justice for Grand Isle Shipyard Filipino Workers”, one of the most significant campaigns of my lifetime, headed by NAFCON, the International Migrants Alliance-USA (IMA-USA), and the New Orleans-based National Guestworkers Alliance (NGA). […]

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