FIL-AM ASSOCIATION OF SCV, INC.
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Successful Easter Family Picnic!
The 1st of this year's planned events was the beloved Easter Family Picnic held on Easter Sunday, April 9th. Co-hosted by event chairs Myra Miranda, Aa Riguerra and Bert Salon, the FREE popular pot-luck event was attended by over 65 families with children aged from infants to teens.
The program was hosted by Aa Riguerra who started the the event with a pre-recorded message from President Jacqueline Ferrer-Martinez who was unable to attend. It was a happy reunion of sorts for past and current Fil-Am members who gathered to relax, reflect, and enjoy the day. Food was in abundance, but so were the fun and games played by adults and children alike. One former President who was especially happy about the gathering Art Caranto, was quite pleased saying, "This is what Fil-Am is all about. Simple gatherings with friends and family."
A big congratulations on the success of the event to the Easter Planning Committee co-chairs with a shout out to helpers Gianne Carpio, Ronnie Tejada, and Art Caranto.
A message of congratulations and encouragement from former President Nic Montebon, " Congrats again, team for a successful event! It's a great event to get your feet wet. Onward and forward"
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FIL-AM OF SCV PRESENTS
THE 2023 BOARD OF DIRECTORS & TRUSTEES
FilAm of SCV is proud to present this year's Board of Directors made up of some long-time members and some fresh-new faces led by President Jacqueline Ferrer-Martinez.
We are thrilled that this year's Board of Trustees is made up of former Fil-Am Presidents, some of who haven't been active in a while. The Role of the BOT is to act as the Advisory Board to the Board of Directors
Officially inducted by the Mayor of the City of Santa Clarita, the Honorable Jason Gibbs on Tuesday, February 21st, the FilAm Board has been busily preparing, writing, presenting and carrying out their strategic plan with the focus of getting Kababayans in Santa Clarita and the surrouding areas more involved as they adopt their motto: Engage, Promote, and Preserve. (Click pics below to enlarge)