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From the President’s Desk – July 2018

Mabuhay! GOOD EVENING! My one-year term as President of the society ends tonight, I may or may not be re-elected, but I am glad I’ve been given this opportunity to experience this exciting role. Tonight, I would like to express my utmost gratitude for the overwhelming support I received during my journey as the President […]

From the President’s Desk – March 2018

Mabuhay! By the end of June 2018, my term as President of the TFSI will come to an end. This may be my last report and I would to express my gratitude to my fellow officers, committee and members who supported me in this exciting and challenging role. What I have learnt over the past […]

From the President’s Desk – January 2018

Mabuhay to everyone. Once again I want to express my gratitude to all of the TFSI officers, committee and members who actively support every Society event and fund raiser. Without the presence and cooperation of each and every one of us, nothing can be achieved. I can’t thank you enough. I am hoping that you […]

From the President’s Desk – October 2017

Mabuhay to everyone. Being able to witness the annual Pistang Pilipino celebration in Christchurch this Labour weekend was a great privilege. Seeing my kababayan with great smiles, and excitement in the faces of all I meet was a true pleasure. It inspired me more to help make our society reach its goal, to preserve our […]

From the President’s Desk – September 2017

Greetings to everyone As President of our Taranaki Filipino Society, I would like to thank you all for joining in and making our events so enjoyable. We have had our Cultural Night, where our new, and not so new, officers were sworn in. This was followed by a program of dancing and singing by our […]

From the President’s Desk – July 2017

Greetings to everyone The TFSI annual general meeting was a great success, and thanks to all members who attended and participated in this annual event. I would also like to thank you all for putting your trust in me, and electing me as the new Society President. I am a mother of four, three girls […]

Highlights Of Our Year

Some of this years events: AGM Filipino Fiesta Gathering during LabourWeekend in Wellington Jenny Gutang Presentation for Ms Phil- NZ New Year’s Eve Party Hello and welcome and happy New Year to all. 2016 was a busy year and we would like to highlight some of the biggest events we organised and attended as shown […]

From the Vice President’s Desk

Hello whats happening now ? Another year of successful activities and the year is coming to a close. Let’ s talk about whats going on inside the community and whats about to happen next – our plan and upcoming activities for the year ahead. Firstly, we the committee are looking forward to move on and […]

President’s Report – November 2016

Every year Pistang Pilipino is getting bigger and better. Congratulations to the Committee and Organisers of Pistang Pilipino Sa Wellington 2016 led by Boni Laranang. Our first night was very exciting and inspiring listening to our top politicians and leaders at The Beehive Parliament Building during Meet & Greet Night which Ulinda and I have […]