5/14: Upcoming Event- Project Flame BBQ 2.0

  Saturday 5/17 San Jose, CA– Please join Anakbayan Silicon Valley for a social BBQ hangout where we’ll be outreaching to folks about Project Flame as well as collecting stories from youth. Good food and fun in the sun while we kick in the summer! What: Project Flame BBQ 2.0 When: Saturday, May 17th, 2014 from 3-6PM Where: FlickingerContinue reading “5/14: Upcoming Event- Project Flame BBQ 2.0”

4/3: Upcoming Event- Project Flame BBQ Campaign Launch

  Saturday 4/12 San Jose, CA– Please join Anakbayan Silicon Valley for the launching of our local campaign entitled, Project Flame. We will be having a workshop/BBQ from 12-3 PM. The full details are below for the event. What: Project Flame BBQ When: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 from 12-3PM Where: FYC Youth Center- Welch Park, KenestaContinue reading “4/3: Upcoming Event- Project Flame BBQ Campaign Launch”

3/14: Justice for Freddie Ligiw and Family Die-in Action

3/14 San Jose — Join us for a die-in action as we call for justice for Freddie Ligiw and his family and to call for an end to state-sponsored violence! We will have a short program and will have a die-in — where people lay on the ground holding placards while their bodies are outlinedContinue reading “3/14: Justice for Freddie Ligiw and Family Die-in Action”

2/11: Upcoming Event- South Bay Taskforce Haiyan TPS Conference

Friday 2/14 Santa Clara, CA,– Please join South Bay Taskforce Haiyan in calling for TPS to be granted to the Philippines. Hear from different speakers why TPS is needed for the Filipino community and how it can better serve efforts to assist those impacted by Typhoon Haiyan. Three months after the storm the Philippine people areContinue reading “2/11: Upcoming Event- South Bay Taskforce Haiyan TPS Conference”

11/23: E-Waste Drive for Typhoon Relief

11/23, Saturday — San Jose, CA. Got unwanted electronics piling up? Anakbayan Silicon Valley and GreenMouse Recycling are holding an E-waste Drive to raise money for Typhoon Haiyan relief in the Philippines. Half of the proceeds will go to NAFCON. It’ll be THIS Saturday, Nov. 23rd @ 529 Race St., San Jose. Check out the flyerContinue reading “11/23: E-Waste Drive for Typhoon Relief”

Highlights from Haiyan Candlelight Vigil in San Jose

11/13 @ MLK, Library, San Jose, CA — Thank you for all of those who attended, donated, and showed support at this past Wednesday’s Typhoon Haiyan Candlelight Vigil. We had over 50+ people and over 10+ organizations and schools attend, along with coverage from several local news media sources. We raised over $300 during theContinue reading “Highlights from Haiyan Candlelight Vigil in San Jose”

ABSV Summer Wednesdays in August

San Jose, CA, Wednesdays in August — Come hang out with ABSV the next three Wednesdays: 8.14 | 8.21 | 8.28 Wednesdays 6-8 PM Welch Park, Kenesta Wy & Clarice Dr San Jose, CA RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/154654331398882/?context=create 8.14 Open House + Shirt Printing Find out more about ABSV — who we are, what we do, and whatContinue reading “ABSV Summer Wednesdays in August”

7/22: People’s State of the Nation Address (SONA)

Monday 7/22 San Francisco. — Filipinos in the Bay Area, along with our  family, friends, and allies, will be staging our very own People’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) to stand in solidarity with the people in the Philippines and the rest of the world, and to address the annual SONA delivered by the PresidentContinue reading “7/22: People’s State of the Nation Address (SONA)”

5/22: Call Assembly members to support AB 123!

Wednesday, 5/22  — Assembly Bill 123 — the California bill to add school instruction on the Filipino contribution to the farmworker movement — will be voted on the assembly appropriations committee this Friday May 24th. If it passes, it will move on to be voted on the entire assembly floor in the next week. TheContinue reading “5/22: Call Assembly members to support AB 123!”