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Philippine Independence Day Council 2017 Annual Beauty Pageant Now Underway

The annual beauty – and – talent competition for Miss Philippines and Little Miss Philippines PIDC 2017 titles is now underway. The widely popular contest is being sponsored by the prestigious Philippine Independence Day Council (PIDC), a 19- year old not-for-profit, cultural and societal – responsive organization in the Filipino Canadian and mainstream communities. PIDC …

Fil-Can Michele Serrano seeks nomination to Canadian Senate

The normally reticent Filipino Canadian community in Ontario is fully agog recently on the latest political development in the parliamentary landscape in Ottawa. Michele Serrano, a notable community leader, experienced corporate manager and entrepreneur and practicing certified professional, is reported to be pursuing and have applied for nomination to the Senate of Canada. Michele Serrano …

North York Pinoy Athletic Association marks 15th anniversary

The 125-member North York Pinoy Athletic Association (NYPAA) will celebrate its 15th foundation anniversary on Apr. 18, at the Garnet Williams Community Centre, 501 Clark Avenue in Thornhill, Ontario. NYPAA, organized in 1999, is composed of dedicated volunteer parents, professionals, youths and students in the Filipino Canadian community who are engaged in fostering youth development …

FilCan runs for MP nomination

Serrano A FilCan proven leader in the community has thrown in her hat in the political arena. Michele Serrano, a committed community figure in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), is running for the Scarborough Southwest federal riding nomination in Toronto. The electoral district is one of two high-profile areas in the GTA with two political …

North York Pinoy Athletic Association Holds 2014-2015 Officers’ Induction

  Spring, once again, is on the air. Places and people are up in welcoming and enjoying the yearly seasonal rites. The North York Pinoy Athletic Association ( NYPAA) celebrated the desirable transition with a Dinner-Dance and Induction of its officers and directors for the 2014-2015 term. The event was held on April 5, 2014 at the Garnet …