Past EventsTrade & Investment

Business Roundtable President Aquino

The US-Philippines Society together with the US-ASEAN Business Council and the US Chamber of Commerce sponsored a roundtable with President Aquino and members of his cabinet on September 23 in New York. Source: QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS | Business Roundtable President Aquino

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Disaster Relief

Assistance Flowing for Typhoon Recovery “After the Storm”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The June 15 Kennedy Center Benefit Concert netted more than $350,000 to support post-Typhoon Haiyan recovery in the central Philippines. The concert, inspired by Ambassador and Mrs. Jose Cuisia and presented by the US-Philippines Society in cooperation with the Philippine Humanitarian Coalition (PHC), succeeded in drawing attention …

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

Noli Me Tangere Opera comes to Washington DC

The US-Philippines Society was one of the sponsors in the inaugural presentation of the newly-formed Mid Atlantic Foundation for Asian Artists (MAFFAA) to the metro DC community with “Noli Me Tangere Opera. Source: QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS | “Noli Me Tangere Opera” comes to Washington DC

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Disaster ReliefPress Releases

Haiyan Benefit Concert in DC a Huge Success

WASHINGTON, D.C.-“After The Storm”-the star-studded benefit concert gala for the Philippines held at the Concert Hall of the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday, June 15, was a huge success drawing a diverse crowd and calling attention to the post-Typhoon Haiyan recovery and rehabilitation efforts. Young and old, …

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Community and Sectoral OutreachCultural and EducationalPast Events

Mga Parol, Puto Bumbong, At Iba Pa

The Washington community experienced Filipino Christmas with traditional lanterns, called parols, and native delicacies to mark the start of the dawn masses nine days before Christmas. At a reception sponsored by the US-Philippines Society, members and guests enjoyed Filipino food including rice cakes traditionally served after the dawn mass. Lanterns …

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Past EventsStrategic and Political

U.S.-Philippine Relations: A Year-End Perspective

H.E. Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. provides a year-end perspective on the U.S. and Philippine relations. At Room 812, JHU SAIS Benjamin T. Rome Building Thursday December 12, 2013 at 11:30 AM Eastern Standard Time Source: Philippines Roundtable with Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr.

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Past EventsTrade & Investment

Made in PH: A Philippine Furniture Industry Showcase

Six iconic manufacturers showcases trendsetting furniture and home accents made in the Philippines. At Romulo Hall Monday November 18, 2013 at 6:00 PM Eastern Standard Time Source: Made in PH: A Philippine Furniture Industry Showcase

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Community and Sectoral OutreachPast Events

Public Health in the Philippines: Progress and Challenges

In cooperation with the Philippine Department of Health and Zuellig Family Foundation, the US-Philippines Society, Embassy of the Philippines in Washington, D.C., CSIS and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs presents this forum on the situation of public health in the Philippines. Forum on …

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

Philippines on the Runway

Innovative Philippine fashion and design from well-known designers from the US and the Philippines made an impression in Portland’s FashioNXT 2013. The US-Philippines Society welcomed this opportunity to showcase the Philippines at the opening of a gala fashion show.

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Past EventsTrade & Investment

Reception for Business Process Operations- Health Information Management Industry leaders

The US-Philippines Society hosts a reception for Filipino industry leaders in health information management and business process management. The delegation was in Washington DC on October 25, 2013 to attract new clients as part of their U.S. roadshow that included visits to New York, San Francisco and Atlanta. Source: Reception …

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