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April 21, 2017

On behalf of the Filipino Executive Council of Greater Philadelphia, I would like to invite you to the Filipino Night at the Phillies on April 21, 2017 a pre-celebration of Asian-Pacific Month in May and a fundraising event for our community programs. Tickets @$30 each >Buy Tickets > April 21> Enter Coupon Code FECGP17


April 2017

All 25 For 25 films screen at the PFS Roxy and tickets are FREE as part of PFS On Us! PFS On Us is a free ticketing program presented by PNC Arts Alive. Click here for more information about the showings and ticket prices.

On Tuesday, April 24th at 7:00 PM, we will be playing The Story of the Weeping Camel. Blurring the line between documentary and narrative, this film observes the fascinating, ancient ceremonies performed by a Mongolian family in order to reestablish the bond between a mother camel and her adorable, scrawny calf.

On Tuesday, April 11th at 7:00 PM, we will be playing The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb. British animation legends the Bolex Brothers brought their distinctive blend of styles to this eerily beautiful twist on the classic tale of Tom Thumb. Kidnapped by government agents, tiny but fearless Tom must cross paths with all sorts of bizarre creature creatures and malevolent characters to reunite with his family.


April 8, 2017

With great excitement, we would like to invite you to Celebrate Cambodian New Year with us on Saturday, April 8, 2017!

Join us for a memorable evening at the gorgeous Hilton Hotel at Penn's Landing which includes an elegant three-course meal, live cultural performances, live band, dancing and more!

Location: Hilton at Penn's Landing
201 S. Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia, pa 19106

Date: Saturday, April 8 , 2017
Time: 6:30 pm to 12:00 am

**Buy your ticket BEFORE 03/27/2017 for DISCOUNT Price**
$70 per ticket | $700 for full table (10 tickets)

For more information: Events@cagp.org | 215.324.4070

Purchase tickets online


TreePhilly Yard Tree Giveaways
Registration for TreePhilly’s spring Yard Tree Giveaway season is now open! TreePhilly is a program of Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, the Fairmount Park Conservancy, and TD Bank. Philadelphia residents can register for two free yard trees per property. Select from four pick-up date options and a variety of large and medium shade trees, small flowering trees, and fruit trees. 

Questions? Contact: TreePhilly Program, 215-683-0217treephilly@phila.gov

LEARN MORE AND SIGN UP


April 1, 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017 | 7-10PM

Join us for our 4th annual fundariser. This year's theme is "Flower Power - Make Love Not War". With a cocktail reception, buffet dinner provided by La Peg, live performances, an inspired art auction, and of course many friends, family, and art lovers. Friend = $115.00 RSVP


Economic & Business Opportunities

Don't Be Fooled, You CAN Go Back To School!

Attend the Adult College Resource Fair for adults who have some college credit and want to go back to school to complete their degree. Advisors from partner schools will be available throughout the event to help you navigate your path back to college. Graduate! Philadelphia provides FREE services to help adults through college degree completion.

Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Community College of Philadelphia, Bonnell Building
17th Street between Spring Garden and Callowhill Streets

Registration is required.

Questions? Contact: Graduate! Philadelphia, advisor@graduatephiladelphia.org215-498-1504

REGISTER HERE 


Making Your Foreign Education Count in the United States

Join us to get practical advice, resources and strategies on how to pursue further education and find employment using your foreign credentials.

Health Awareness

City of Philadelphia Quick Facts and Action Guides

As part of the City's work to inform residents on recent federal actions, we have produced action guides onImmigration and Sanctuary Cities and the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). These guides include quick facts and other resources for those looking to support our residents affected by the federal policies. Action guides on other topics will be produced in the coming weeks.

Questions? Contact: 215-686-6210press@phila.gov 

READ ALL ACTION GUIDES

Immigration

Middle School Newcomer Program

NEW Program! Now accepting applications!
For beginning English Learners Entering Grades 6, 7, and 8 this September
How To Apply for the Middle School Newcomer Program:

  • Submit an Intent to Enroll Form along with optional information sheet.
  • Deadline to be included in the lottery is May 1, 2017.
  • Applications received after May 1, 2017 will be put on the waiting list in the order in which they are received.
  • http://www.factschool.org/en/middle-school-newcomer-program/
Office Location
Mayor’s Commission on Asian American Affairs
Office of Mayor James F. Kenney
City Hall, Room 260D
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Email: philly.mcaaa@gmail.com

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