The FANHS National Conference will be July 31 –August 2, 2014 at the Kona Kai Resort & Hotel in San Diego, CA. The theme of the conference is Kapwa: Moving Forward in Unity.
Hawaii Schedule of Events to Celebrate Filipino-American Heritage Month
Month long events on the Hawaiian Islands. Download the schedules below. Hawaiian Islands – Filipino American History Month-Long Celebration Scehdule (PDF) Big Island, Hawaii – Filipino American Heritage Month Schedule- (PDF)
October is Filipino American History Month
Founded in 1982, the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) documents and promotes Filipino American history through its archives, conferences, books, programs, films, art and more. With 30 Chapters throughout the USA, FANHS has recognized October as Filipino American History Month for decades.
FANHS National Secretary and Trustee to serve on Board of Education
FANHS National Secretary and Trustee Dr. Patricia Halagao was appointed by the Governor to serve on the Hawaii State Board of Education. Dr. Halagao is an education professor at University of Hawaii, Manoa and will be one of nine members who will influence educational policy in the state. Read more