The Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles honors 2014 Women’s Month in support of the theme set by the Philippine Commission on Women and the Civil Service Commission at the Rizal Hall on March 27.
Center for the Pacific Asian Family, Grants and Communications Manager, Ms. Jessy Needham, participated in the celebration of Women’s Month, and addressed issues of domestic violence and child abuse in the community, especially in the Asian and Pacific Islander communities. This was followed by MOTHER (Movement to End Rape and Other Child Abuses) holding a Leadership Training with a Self Defense Training highlighting the event.
The event was attended by members of the community and personnel of the Consulate General.
Press release and photos courtesy of the Department of Foreign Affairs, 01 April 2014.