The innovative and inspiring founder of Gawad Kalinga, Tony Meloto, will be in Australia this coming May! For details of the events he will be a part of, please see the list below: Forum on Gawad Kalinga Social Entrepreneurship
Date: Friday May 24
Time: 6.00 pm – 8.30 pm
Venue: Harold White Theater, Faculty of Architecture, University of Melbourne, 757 Swanston St.
Contact person: Marisa Vedar on 0425 831 673
For more information about GK social entrepreneurship: http://www.gk1world.com/NewGKonomics
GKA Hope Ball 2013
Date: Saturday May 25
Time: 6.00 pm – 11.45 pm
Venue: Ultima Function Centre, Cnr Keilor Park Drive & Ely Court, Keilor
Contact Person: Marylou Dellosa on 0408 679 56
For more information: http://gawadkalinga.org.au/?page_id=800
Philippine Heritage Day
Tito Tony will also be speaking at the Philippine Heritage Day on 26 May. He is scheduled to speak from 2-2:30pm. Details of the event follow.
CELEBRATE HERITAGE DAY ON SUNDAY MAY 26 2013
The Philippine-Australian Association of the ACT and Monaro Region (PAA), the oldest Filipino-Australian association in the region, is celebrating Philippine Herit-age Day on May 26, 2013 at the Deakin Bridge Club from 1-4 pm.
Philippine Heritage Day is an opportunity for Filipino-Australians to discover their cultural and historical roots and in the process realize the significant value these bring to the wider Australian community. It is also a chance for non-Filipino Australians to learn about Filipino culture and history and better understand the perspective of the Filipino migrant in Australia.
Heritage Day will showcase folk dances , music ,and singing , lectures on contemporary Philippines, PAA choir, Philippine Language school, merienda (afternoon tea) , and more.
The Philippine-Australian Association invites all Filipino-Australians and non-Filipino Australians to celebrate Filipino Heritage Day.
Tickets: $ 5 per person, $10 Family ( 2 Adults and 2 children ,12 years and under)
Children 12 and under free
For bookings please contact :
Albert De Jesus 0431 959 609
Noonee Doronila 0418 259 456
Kym Kunze 0449 844 647
Zeny O’Reilly 0421 334 774