NAFCON Invites Health Professionals and Volunteers to Medical Mission in Eastern Visayas for Haiyan’s Fifth Anniversary

Commemorating Haiyan’s Fifth Anniversary, NAFCON Invites Health Professionals and Volunteers to Medical Mission in Eastern Visayas   Five years ago, the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) mobilized our member organizations, supporters, and allies in the US, and gathered support from over 30 countries worldwide for the families and communities affected by Super Typhoon Haiyan that…

Four Years After Haiyan, Call for Rehabilitation & Justice Continues

Nov 7, 2017 Press Statement Reference: AV David, NAFCON Secretary General, alliancesec@nafconusa.org, 650-491-4561   Four Years After Haiyan, Call for Rehabilitation and Justice Continues Trump’s Philippine Visit Spells Worse Disaster for Filipinos   NAFCON sends our heartfelt solidarity to the people of Eastern Visayas commemorating the 4th anniversary of Super Typhoon Haiyan. We are with…

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…

Filipino Migrants’ Agenda for Empowerment, Sustainability, and Peace

Filipino Migrants’ Agenda for Empowerment, Sustainability, and Peace Prepared by NAFCON USA, June 2016 The National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) USA formally congratulates Philippine President-Elect Rodrigo Duterte on his recent victory in the May 2016 Philippine elections.  With vigilant groups like NAFCON closely watching every step of the process, no amount of corruption, cheating…

Filipinos in Los Angeles March to Break Free from Fossil Fuels.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 16, 2016   Contact: Alex Montances, NAFCON Southern California (562) 438-9515, sc@nafconusa.org   Filipinos in Los Angeles March to “Break Free from Fossil Fuels” On May 14, 2016, Filipino Americans joined over 2,000 people in a “Break Free from Fossil Fuel” march in Downtown Los Angeles. The march was part of…

Walk-A-Thon with Filipino Indigenous Visitors Held on Earth Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2016 CONTACT: Alex Montances, NAFCON Southern California (562) 438-9515; sc@nafconusa.org Walk-a-thon Fundraiser with Filipino Indigenous Leaders Held on Earth Day On Saturday, April 23, 2016, the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) and community organizations from across Southern California hosted a walk-a-thon fundraiser called “Lakad 5k for the Lumad” at…

LAKAD: a 5k Walk-A-thon for the Lumad Visitors in Southern California

REGISTER FOR LAKAD TODAY: bit.ly/RegLakad4Lumad On April 23, 2016 the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) Southern California will be hosting a 5k Walk-a-thon fundraiser called, “Lakad: 5k for the Lumad.” NAFCON is a network of Filipino American organizations and individuals committed to protecting the rights and welfare of Filipinos in the United States and around…