Past Events

October 1: Couture, Culture … Change

A Benefit Gala and Fashion Show in New York The Philippine American Chamber of Commerce and the US-Philippines Society cordially invite you to “Couture, Culture … Change,” a fashion event that showcases world class Filipino talent and workmanship. It aims to create opportunities for trade, as well as promote change …

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September 24: Historic House Party at the William A. Jones Home

Dear US-Philippines Society Members and Friends: We would like to bring your attention to this event organized by the Richmond County Museum to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Jones  Act, the first official document declaring Philippine independence. According to the Richmond County Museum, host of this annual event, it …

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September 13: Mid-Year Briefing on the Philippine Economy

Mid-Year Briefing on the Philippine Economy  by Minister Patrick A. Chuasoto, the Chargé d’Affairés, Philippine Embassy Tuesday, September 13, 2016 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Georgetown University Fisher Colloquium 37th and O Streets, NW Washington DC 20057   In the last four years, the Philippine economy has been steadily growing an average rate …

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

A Musical Tribute to Ambassador Cuisia: Five Years of Dynamic Diplomacy

Spearheaded by the US-Philippines Society in collaboration with ABS-CBN The Filipino Channel and the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, guests and supporters honored former Ambassador Cuisia  whose term was marked with elevated level of cooperation between US and Philippines  with a musical tribute on 9 June at the …

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A Musical Tribute to Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. Celebrating Five Years of Dynamic Diplomacy

Thursday | June 9, 2016 | 8:00 PM Ronald Reagan  Building and International Trade Center 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC Metro Stop: Federal Triangle Doors Open 7:15 pm FEATURING Two of ABS-CBN The Filipino Channel’s (TFC) World Class Talents MARTIN NIEVERA is popularly known as the “Concert King” of …

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Invitation | Philippines Votes 2016: What’s at Stake for U.S.-Philippines Relations? | 4 May, 2:00pm

Wednesday | May 4 2:00pm – 3:30pm 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington DC 20036 On May 9, Filipinos will vote for a new president and vice president. While President Aquino has overseen a dramatic turnaround in his country’s economic fortunes, the Philippines faces a range of challenges. A panel of …

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Cultural and EducationalPast EventsPrograms

Coach Dalupan Book “The Maestro” Makes Triumphant U.S. Debut

WASHINGTON, D.C.- On 28 April 2016, basketball fans flocked to Romulo Hall of the Philippine Embassy  to witness the US launch of the book, “The Maestro of Philippine Basketball,” which chronicles the life and career of legendary coach Virgilio “Baby” Dalupan. “Coach Dalupan was not only a coach but a …

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Past EventsStrategic and Political

Philippines 2016: Governance, Growth, Development and Security

WASHINGTON, D.C.- At the April 28 symposium “Philippines 2016: Governance, Growth, Development and Security” leading officials and analysts from the U.S. and the Philippines reflected on initiatives launched under President Aquino as he concludes his six-year term. Panelists highlighted gains from reforms and offered proposals for sustainable growth, poverty reduction and …

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U.S. and Philippines Reaffirm and Strengthen Multi-Faceted Alliance into the 21st century

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the US-PH bilateral diplomatic relationship. The longstanding partnership dates back to 1946 and has played a central role in maintaining peace and stability in the Asia-Pacific region. Both countries recently reaffirmed this historic and strategic partnership highlighting the U.S. commitment to its key …

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Disaster ReliefPast Events

Disaster Resiliency Programs in Aklan: Memorandum of Agreement Signed

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – On January 27, US-Philippines Society and Philippine Disaster Resiliency Foundation (PDRF), a leading private sector coordinator in disaster management, signed a Memorandum of Agreement to launch the project  Weaving to Transform, Uplift Livelihood, and Preserve Culture in Aklan, PH. The project is funded from donations received at the …

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