The versatile Ms. Michelle Alfeche, executive secretary of PCC, Tinig Pinoy radio host was also the executive chef for the Lumpia Workshop organized by the Filipino Students Association of the University of Ottawa.
Canadians of Filipino origin make up one of the largest non-European ethnic groups in Canada (http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/89-621-x/89-621-x2007005-eng.htm). The number of immigrants from the Philippines almost doubled (95%) from 232,665 in 2001 to 454,335 in 2011 (http://canadaimmigrants.com/filipino-immigrants-to-canada/). Also, in another recent study by Statistics Canada (http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/11f0019m/11f0019m2017397-eng.htm), it stated that “There was significant variation in chronic low-income rates […]
On Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 at Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste in Ottawa, the Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Quebec and the Dominican University College (where Philippine Centre Canada offers computer and language classes) are celebrating their 75th and 50th anniversaries respectively with a musical concert entitled Soleil d’hiver (Winter Sun). The mostly classical repertoire which […]
On October 28, 2017, a new set of Board of Directors for Philippine Centre Canada was acclaimed at the Dominican University College on Empress St. in Ottawa. In total twelve (12) board members were acclaimed. At the first meeting of the Board, the officers were chosen. Three other members were subsequently appointed at a later […]