Join the Filipina Women’s Network, in Partnership with The Philippine Consulate General in New York, as we celebrate International Women's Day at DISRUPTing NEW YORK on March 4, Monday at 6:30PM.
Vangie Buell''s story is important to our culture and to hear it first-hand is precious to our history in the United States. Vangie is the Filipino American community's Maya Angelou. So BE there. Bring your daughters, your nieces, your sisters, your aunts, your women friends, your mothers. Bring the girls in your neighborhood to meet Vangie.
“According to the 2018 American Community Survey—[Filipinos] are 4 million strong … and the 3rd largest Asian group in the U.S. Some say we are an “emerging population”. Emerging meaning “becoming apparent”? I say we’re already here! In California alone- we are THE LARGEST Asian group … at a stunning 1.6 million Kababayan strong.