Petition to Name the International Terminal at San Francisco International Airport After SF Mayor Ed Lee

Petition to Name the International Terminal at San Francisco International Airport After SF Mayor Ed Lee

Join FWN in honoring San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee in a petition to name the International Terminal at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) after him. Mayor Lee was a great friend to the Filipina Women's Network. For many years, when we held the Filipina Summit in San Francisco, he welcomed our members and FWN100 awardees with open arms to his beloved City.

Astrid Tuminez (Global FWN100™ 2013), one of four finalists for next President Of Utah Valley University

Astrid Tuminez (Global FWN100™ 2013), one of four finalists for next President Of Utah Valley University

@AstridTuminez: Your FWN sisters are sending you best of luck, winning wishes  and positive energy that you get selected as the next president of Utah Valley University!

Catch a FREE Screening of the PBS Documentary "The Chinese Exclusion Act" on Feb 27 at the Vogue Theater

Catch a FREE Screening of the PBS Documentary "The Chinese Exclusion Act" on Feb 27 at the Vogue Theater

Catch a free screening of the PBS documentary 'The Chinese Exclusion Act' this Tuesday at the Vogue Theater, presented to you by Edwin M. Lee Asian Pacific Democratic Club, Rotary Club of San Francisco Chinatown , and Center for Asian American Media. Seating will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis, and we will kindly ask you for a donation to support The Edwin M. Lee Community Fund.

Comfort Women: A Continuing Search for Justice on 28 February 2018, FREE MCLE, Reception

Comfort Women: A Continuing Search for Justice on 28 February 2018, FREE MCLE, Reception

Join Hastings Alumni and Retired Judges Lillian Sing and Julie Tang, at the "Comfort Women" Justice Coalition panel discussion on Japan's WWII sexual slavery system in 13 occupied countries including China, Korea, and the Philippines. Learn the history, denials, and the legal framework of redress for Japan's "Comfort Women". 

Celebrate Women's Month with a Forum on "Women in Creative Industries" hosted by the Philippine Embassy and Filipino Young Professionals of Washington DC

Celebrate Women's Month with a Forum on "Women in Creative Industries" hosted by the Philippine Embassy and Filipino Young Professionals of Washington DC

Mark March 8, 2018 on your calendar for a forum on "Women in Creative Industries", brought to you by the Philippine Embassy and the Filipino Young Professionals of Washington DC in celebration of National Women's Month 2018 and International Women's Day!

Usec. Nora K. Terrado (Global FWN100™ '14 and '16) Discusses the Rise of the Filipino Middle Class through Trade and Investments

Usec. Nora K. Terrado (Global FWN100™ '14 and '16) Discusses the Rise of the Filipino Middle Class through Trade and Investments

“We have to create a stronger middle class. Our per capita income must increase by at least three-fold. It means that by 2040, there’s gonna be that substantial jump such that there will be more middle class,” said Nora K. Terrado (Global FWN100™ '14 and '16), Undersecretary, Trade and Investments Promotion Group (TIPG) of the DTI. Terrado added that “behind this call for a matatag, maginhawa at panatag na buhay are economic activities where the 10-point agenda of President Duterte comes in.”

Emma Imperial (Global FWN100™ '15) Leads the Way for Green Homes in the Philippines

Emma Imperial (Global FWN100™ '15) Leads the Way for Green Homes in the Philippines

The developers of Via Verde in Batangas reduced the electricity demand and improved the energy efficiency of their low-cost homes by following the standards under Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies. By installing solar panels on the roofs of their homes, residents of these villages said their electricity bills went down by 20 to 25 percent. " Our sales went up by 300 percent," said Emma Imperial, CEO of Imperial Homes which developed Via Verde.

Woo Hoo! A Series of Wins for Beautypreneur Nikki Tang (Global FWN100™ '17)

Woo Hoo! A Series of Wins for Beautypreneur Nikki Tang (Global FWN100™ '17)

Nikki Tang (Global FWN100™ '17) gave an inspiring and informative talk at the Philippine Association of Primary Skin Health Physicians, Inc. (PAPSHPI) annual convention called Beautypreneur: The Total Package of Beauty and Personality as an Entrepreneur. She also added another feather to her cap with the new title Fellow of Royal Institute of BeautyCare (FRIBC), bestowed upon her by the Royal Institute of Beauty Care, a constituent of the Royal Institution, Singapore (RI).