Entries by adminaloha

Pasasalamat: Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda)

Wednesday, November 27 3:30 – 5:30 pm In Front of Hawaii State Capitol   The Oahu Filipino Community Council is spearheading a day of “Pasasalamat” (Appreciation), with support from various Filipino community leaders and the Philippine Consulate, to express appreciation to the Hawaii community for its concern and outpouring of support to the victims of Typhoon Yolanda […]

Governor UH Football Announce Joint Efforts

UH Rainbow Warriors vs. Army Saturday, November 30 6:00 pm at Aloha Stadium   Governor Neil Abercrombie and University of Hawaii announce that for every ticket purchased, $5 will be donated to the Filipino Community (FilCom) Center for relief efforts, up to $20,000.  The donation to FilCom will be matched by the Consuelo Foundation.     […]

Banking Industry United in Helping Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan

For Immediate Release November 18, 2013 Aloha For Philippines As part of the statewide Aloha For Philippines relief effort, Hawaii’s banks are teaming up to accept donations for disaster victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan. Beginning Monday, November 18, members of the public will be able to donate money at any branch of every bank in […]

Artists and Boxing Champ Join Forces to Raise Money for Disaster Victims

For Immediate Release November 17, 2013 Aloha For Philippines Hawaii-born, Filipino boxer Brian Viloria is used to winning championships, having won the WBO and WBA Flyweight, WBC Light Flyweight, and IBF Junior Flyweight titles. Now he’s championing a new cause – saving the lives of Philippine disaster victims in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan. […]