Seen & Scenes

Haiyan Update

Photos show the work being done by Rose Charities Canada on the Health Care Centers. Rose Charities has also started the construction of several fishing boats to be given to beneficiary-fishermen. Funding for the Haiyan projects has been donated by Canadians and the Filipinos in Canada. For more updates, please visit http://www.rosecanada.info/.

Francisco “Jojo” Quimpo for Conservative Nomination – Vancouver-Kingsway

Jojo Quimpo was joined by Senator Tobias Enverga and wife Rosemer, and by his family, friends, supporters and the Vancouver media for the launch of his candidacy for nomination as the candidate for Vancover-Kingsway under the Conservative Party.

Senator Enverga in Vancouver

In a joint Filipino, Korean & Chinese reception in Vancouver and joined by Senator Yonah Martin and Minister Alice Wong, Senator Enverga reiterated the importance of unity in the community as well as the importance of partnership with different communities to achieve common goals and preserve common values. It is worth noting that Philippines and …

Humanitarian efforts reach the Philippines

The members of the Caring Hearts Dentistry Society (CHDS) led by its Chairman Elena C. Agala and President Dr. Danilo Salcedo launched a remarkable undertaking as they successfully conducted a Dental Mission in the Philippines, specifically in the disaster-stricken areas in Bohol, Cebu City and Tacloban City. This mission, funded primarily by the Society’s founding …

Migrante Alberta Lauds Coalition for Consular Office

Calgary, Alberta–Migrante Alberta commends the Coalition to Open a Consular Office in Alberta for a fruitful meeting with newly installed Consul General Neil Frank Ferrer over the weekend. Migrante Alberta, along with various Filipino-oriented support groups, received confirmation from the RP official that his office had sent recommendations to the Department of Foreign Affairs in …

Consular Outreach Mission in Montreal, 21-22 March 2014