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 […]

NAFCON Calls for Donations for Typhoon Nina Victims

January 5, 2017   For Immediate Release Reference: AV David, NAFCON Alliance Secretary, alliancesec@nafconusa.org NAFCON Calls for Donations for Typhoon Nina Victims This past Christmas, Typhoon Nina (Nock-Ten) hit the central eastern Philippines, affecting over 400,000 families or 2 million people in four regions of the country. Three people have been reported dead and 21 […]

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NAFCON Statement On International Migrants Day 2016

December 19, 2016   For Immediate Release Reference: Terrence Valen, NAFCON President, president@nafconusa.org On IMD 2016, NAFCON Supports Migrante and Grassroots Movement of Migrants, Readies Filipinos in the US for impacts of Trump Administration in 2017 and beyond   On International Migrants Day 2016, the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) vows to continue the […]

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NAFCON Condemns the Burial of Ferdinand Marcos in the Libingan ng mga Bayani

For Immediate Release November 19, 2016 Reference: Terry Valen, NAFCON President, president@nafconusa.org NAFCON Condemns the Burial of Ferdinand Marcos in the Libingan ng mga Bayani The National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) joins our kababayan (fellow Filipinos) worldwide in condemning the burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos in the Libingan ng mga Bayani (Heroes’ […]

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From the Philippines to North Dakota, Raise the People’s Struggles and Build International Solidarity!

NAFCON Statement on the 3rd Anniversary of Haiyan November 14, 2016 November 8, 2016 marked the 3-year anniversary of Super Typhoon Haiyan. NAFCON draws a connection between the struggle of disaster victims and indigenous peoples in the Philippines and that of indigenous communities 7,000 miles away at Standing Rock, North Dakota. As Haiyan survivors continue […]

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Beyond the Ballot, Organize and Unite Our Communities!

Nov 9, 2016 Reference: Terry Valen, NAFCON President, president@nafconusa.org   Beyond the Ballot, Organize and Unite Our Communities! NAFCON on the 2016 US Elections   Donald Trump will be the next president of the United States.  Using hate speech, he has fashioned himself as an unorthodox presidential candidate, who despite lack of political experience would […]

Bay Area Filipinos and Supporters Assess 100 Days of Duterte, Vow to Continue Engagement on Platform for Change

REFERENCE: Michael Tayag, NAFCON NorCal Regional Coordinator; mtayag3@gmail.com, (760) 831-8789   Bay Area Filipinos and Supporters Assess 100 Days of Duterte, Vow to Continue Engagement on Platform for Change San Francisco, CA – On Saturday, October 8, marking Rodrigo Duterte’s 100th day as President of the Philippines, over 100 Filipinos and supporters from throughout the […]

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