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2022 Piyesta Pinoy is back in-person

PIYESTA PINOY IS BACK IN-PERSONISAVE THE DATE: Saturday, June 11, 202211:00 AM to 7:00 PM CDTThe Roger C. Claar Performing Arts Center375 W Briarcliff Rd, Bolingbrook, IL We are very happy to announce that Piyesta Pnoy will be back in-person after 2 years off due to the pandemic. This will be the 9th year of …

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FILIPINO FILM feature at the Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (CICFF38)

FILIPINO FILM feature at the Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (CICFF38) Chicago, Il. – Welcome to FACETS’ 38th Annual Chicago International Children’s Film Festival (CICFF38), one of only two Oscar-qualifying children’s film festivals in the world. Each year, the CICFF is proud to present a diverse selection of high-quality films for children, teens, and adults, featuring over …

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CELEBRATE THE FILIPINO AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH – October 2021

CELEBRATE THE FILIPINO AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH – October 2021 CELEBRATE THE FILIPINO AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH Chicago, Il. – In 2009, the US Congress thru the House of Senate and House of Representatives respectively passed H. Res. 780 recognizing October 2011 and every October thereafter as Filipino American History Month (FAHM) to celebrate the history and …

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Support Filipino Restaurants Raffle Winners

Thank you so much for all of you who participated, dined-in and/or ordered take-out food from the local Filipino restaurants during the 2021 Piyesta Pinoy campaign and raffle to support the Filipino restaurants for recovery. The raffle drawing was held on July 3. Here is the link to watch the virtual drawing and announcement of the winners …

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PIYESTA PINOY In celebration of the 123rd Independence Day of the Philippines

In celebration of the 123rd Independence Day of the Philippines, the Philippine American Cultural Foundation (PACF), the organizers of this Piyesta Pinoy will host a virtual Philippines Fiesta in partnership with the Philippine Consulate General in Chicago. “At Home with Piyesta Pinoy 2021: Support Local Filipino Restaurants for Recovery”will be live on the Piyesta Pinoy …

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PIYESTA PINOY GOES ONLINE ON ITS 8TH YEAR

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                  Contact: Ruben Salazar May 20, 2021                                                                                 Email: PiyestaPinoy@gmail.com BIGGEST PHILIPPINE PIYESTA IN THE MIDWEST GOES ONLINE ON ITS 8TH YEAR In celebration of the 123rd independence day of the Philippines, the Philippine American Cultural Foundation (PACF), the organizers of this Piyesta Pinoy will host a virtual Philippines Fiesta with …

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Support Local Filipino Restaurants for Recovery

PACF (Philippine American Cultural Foundation) and Piyesta Pinoy are asking your support to help the local Filipino restaurants for recovery. The coronavirus pandemic has been incredibly damaging to the restaurant industry so let’s show our support for their recovery during these challenging times. We are inviting local Filipino restaurants to partner with Piyesta Pinoy to take part …

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2020 FAHM Awardees

Announcing the 2020 Filipino American History Month Awardees Chicago, Il. – In celebration of the Filipino-American History Month every October and in partnership with the Philippine Consulate General in Chicago, FAHM committee in Chicago have been giving awards to individuals and organizations in recognition and appreciation of their contributions to the history of the Fil-Am …

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CELEBRATE THE 2020 FILIPINO AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH

CELEBRATE THE 2020 FILIPINO AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH Chicago, Il. – In 2009, the US Congress thru the House of Senate and House of Representatives respectively passed H. Res. 780 recognizing October 2011 and every October thereafter as Filipino American History Month (FAHM) to celebrate the history and culture of Filipino Americans and their historic contributions …

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Piyesta Pinoy Donate a Meal – Feed the Frontliner

We all know that our fight against COVID-19 is far from over, therefore our goal for this year’s Piyesta Pinoy is leading towards the effort of making sure that our frontliners are well and healthy. At Home with Piyesta Pinoy 2020 launches this fundraiser “Donate a Meal – Feed the Frontliner” fund raising. The money …

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