ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

By Year

2022
2021
2020

2019

2018
2017
2016

By Program
Edmonton Filipino Fiesta
Kalinangan
The Learning Table
Miscellaneous Projects

Partnerships

TFC Canada

Funders
Alberta Culture and Tourism
Canadian Heritage

2022 Highlights

  • February

    • Presenter of screening and panel discussion: Kalinga (Care) Documentary, on Filipino caregivers in Canada. Written and directed by Kent Donguines. This event was presented in partnership with Story Money Impact.

 

2021 Highlights

  • January

    • feature on Community in the Diaspora episode of What's the Tsismis podcast

  • February

    • Premiere of Paglalayag: the Philippines to Canada Journey documentary, with the support of Canadian Heritage, and Alberta Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women

  • May

    • Hulaan Mo! Guess It! - an interactive game about Philippine history, language and culture. Presented by Edmonton City as Museum Project (ECAMP), Edmonton Heritage Council, as part of Asian Heritage Month​

  • June

    • Public release of Paglalayag: the Philippines to Canada Journey​

2020 Highlights0

  • June  

    • 30 Days of Philippine Heritage, in celebration of Philippine Heritage Month

  • September

    • Hulaan Mo! Guess It! - an interactive game about Philippine history, language and culture. An official Alberta Celebration site for Culture Days​

  • October

    • presenter for Cultural/Heritage Connections event, by CHANGE Health Community Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta​

  • November

    • Writing for Children 0-8 Session with Mila Bongco. Presented with the University of the Philippines Alumni Association Edmonton (UPAAE), and the Edmonton Philippine International Centre (EPIC).​

 

2019 Highlights

  • January  

    • Philippine Arts Council receives an artwork from painter Rommel Tingzon

    • Mill Woods Resource Fair, hosted by Christina Gray, MLA-Edmonton Mill Woods

    • Philippine Dance Workshops at Lynnwood School

    • Philippine Arts Council facilitated a consultation between Filipino community leaders and Minister Amarjeet Sohi

  • February - facilitated a meeting with community stakeholders on the establishment of a Philippine Centre

  • April  

    • Opening Act of "Music and Ice", featuring Ice Seguerra, in cooperation with Three and a Half Men Productions

    • The Learning Table with Ice Seguerra

    • Assistance in production details with TNT Boys concert "Listen", produced by ABS-CBN Canada.

    • Liaised a dialogue between ABS-CBN Canada and Edmonton Filipino community leaders

  • June

    • Philippine Heritage Month Kick Off at Kingsway Mall

    • Philippine Dance Workshop at Balwin School

    • Screening of ULAM: Main Dish, a documentary by Alexandra Cuerdo

    • The Learning Table with Yeng Constantino

    • 4th Edmonton Filipino Fiesta

  • September

    • Celebration Host Site for Alb​erta Culture Days. Kalinangan at the Lynnwood School and Mill Woods Senior and MultiCultural Centre

  • December

    • Workshops on Philippine Dance

2018 Highlights

  • Philippine Dance workshops with the Filipino Senior Citizens Association (FSCA)

  • May 

    • The Learning Table: Behind the Scenes of Emma, the Musical 

    • The Learning Table with Bamboo

  • June

    • Proclamation of Philippine Heritage Month by the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. Philippine Arts Council was one of the major proponents of the initiative.

    • 3rd Edmonton Filipino Fiesta

    • Philippine Heritage Month Celebration by NDP Caucus

    • "Seconds Please, Filipino episode" premiere. In cooperation with Seconds Please TV, and Multi-Cultural Health Brokers

  • July 

    • Emma, the Musical​ performance

    • The Learning Table with Tunog Kalye Artists

  • September 

    • Alberta Culture Days: Kalinangan - Philippine Dance and Martial Arts​ Workshops at Lynnwood School

    • Alberta Culture Days: Kalinangan - Philippine Dance Workshop at Quantum Leap Dance Studio

2017 Highlights

  • June - 2nd Edmonton Filipino Fiesta

  • August - The Learning Table with The Dawn

  • September - Alberta Culture Days: Kalinangan - official Alberta Celebration site

  • October - The Learning Table with Ely Buendia

2016 Highlights

  • June

    • 1st Edmonton Filipino Fiesta