Bay Area Says No To Martial Law Unity Statement

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Call for Support for Marawi and Mindanao

Click the button below to make a donation.   Indicate below the amount any specific designations (i.e. Humanitarian Mission). NAFCON will collect and facilitate transfer of monetary donations to CPDDR and Kalinaw Mindanao. —– June 4, 2017 An Invitation from Kalinaw Mindanao: National Interfaith Humanitarian Mission June 13-16, 2017 Marawi City, Lanao del Sur President […]

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No to Martial Law

  NAFCON Foreword: With Filipinos across the United States, NAFCON expresses deep concern regarding the peace and security of the city of Marawi in southern Philippines, where clashes have been occurring between the Maute group and the Philippine military and police since May 23, 2017. We share the fear and anger over civilians being affected […]

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Modern Day Slavery: It Exists and It Must End

Modern Day Slavery: It Exists and It Must End US Filipinos Respond to Atlantic Article “My Family’s Slave”   The Atlantic released an article in the June 2017 magazine issue entitled “My Family’s Slave” by journalist Alex Tizon. In his written account, Eudocia Tomas Pulido or “Lola” – a term for grandmother – was “gifted” […]

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Confirm Sec. Rafael Mariano, Sec. Judy Taguiwalo, and Sec. Gina Lopez

An open letter by concerned Filipinos living in the United States to the Philippine Commission on Appointments We, concerned Filipinos living in the US call on the Commission on Appointments in the Philippine Congress to confirm Sec. Rafael Mariano, Sec. Judy Taguiwalo, and Sec. Gina Lopez, as secretaries for Agrarian Reform, Social Welfare and Development, […]

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Our Solidarity is Our Best Defense

  For Immediate Release April 29, 2017 Reference: Terrence Valen, NAFCON President Contact: president@nafconusa.org, 415-203-0696 Our Solidarity is Our Best Defense US Filipinos Mobilize on International Workers Day to Defend Rights and Communities The National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) joins migrants, refugees and all workers in the nationwide strike and mobilizations this May 1st, […]

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NAFCON on the Trump Administration’s 100th Day

Today, on Trump’s 100th day in office, Filipinos across the United States under the banner of NAFCON reaffirm our commitment to defend the rights of our community against the divisive and oppressive policies and actions of the Trump administration that tear families apart, cut social services, and prevent workers from having a safe working environment. […]

NAFCON Commemorates Earth Day

April 22, 2017 Reference:  Terry Valen, President, president@nafconusa.org ​ ​     NAFCON Commemorates Earth Day A commitment to the environment is a commitment to justice and peace Today, April 22nd, the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns celebrates the 47th anniversary of Earth Day. As NAFCON promotes that rights and welfare of Filipinos worldwide, we work for […]

Filipino Leaders Launch Coalition Against Trump, Vow to Defend Community

For Immediate Release March 14, 2017 Contact: Aurora Victoria David, NAFCON Secretary General, alliancesec@nafconusa.org, 650-491-4561 Filipino Leaders Launch Coalition Against Trump, Vow to Defend Community San Bruno, CA – On March 12th, a new network of Filipino groups and individuals from different backgrounds across the Bay Area gathered at Skyline College to unite against the […]

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U.S. Filipinos to Duterte: It is your duty to protect Filipinos abroad!

For Immediate Release   January 31, 2017 Reference: AV David, NAFCON Secretary General, alliancesec@nafconusa.org, 650-491-4561   U.S. Filipinos to Duterte: It is your duty to protect Filipinos abroad! As it continues to organize the Filipino community to combat Trump’s racist and inhumane policies on Muslims, refugees, and immigrants, the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) denounces […]

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