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From the Secretary’s Desk – February 2012

Kumusta mga kabayan (How are you, countrymen/women), First of all I would like to express my heartfelt concerns on Ulinda’ s brother in the Philippines who had been a victim of an assault and now lying in hospital with serious injuries and on life support. Let us all pray for him for his early recovery. […]

Race Relations Day Events

Hello Everyone, Settlement Support in partnership with New Plymouth District Council are running an event on Wednesday March 21st 5:30pm-8pm to Highlight Race Relations Day. We are in the initial stages of planning and having the event at the Huatoki Plaza. Would you be interested in being part of this by: Running a food stall […]

From the President’s Desk – December 2011

Kumusta kayong lahat, I hope you are in good health, as are my family and I. Thank you to all the people that came with us to Hamilton. We held our own Labour Weekend – it was great. At the Federation meeting Edna proposed that the Taranaki Filipino Society, Inc. host a Labour Weekend in […]

From the President’s Desk – October 2011

Hi everybody. It is so good to see you happy, especially on the dance floor. How are you? I hopeyou are in good health, winter is over. How is your work? We have new faces and new members. On the committee we now have Nanay Sim and Bing Robertson. Welcome to the new committee and […]

From the Secretary’s Desk – October 2011

Kumusta. Before I became officially elected as the Secretary this year, some members expressed a desire to conduct a religious gathering or prayer, such as the Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary, in every interested household. Bing Robertson would like to start this off. So if you are keen, come and join us and then […]

From the President’s Desk – August 2011

Hi everyone. I hope you are in good health. I am very sorry that this newsletter is very late because of my absence. I went back home to attend the funeral of my sister and just arrived back two weeks ago. It is sad to think about one of us when we have a problem, […]

From the Secretary’s Desk – August 2011

Kumusta. How is everyone? Did you see the snow falling in New Plymouth? It was amazing wasn’t it. Anyway, I thought I will say a few words for our first newsletter this year. As your elected secretary, I will try my very best to fit in all the activities that we have planned for this […]