Filipino Individuals and Organization honored at TOFA-NY

Early post in this blog site Lea Salonga honored in “The Outstanding Filipino Americans in New York,” and together with Salonga, Craig and Samantha Abaya-Campos, Filipino Reporter, Filipino American Human Service Inc., and Filipino American National Historical Society received the Heritage Award and Highest Honors.

The Outstanding Filipino Americans in New York Awardees 
Image Credit: broadwayworld website

Mayor Mike Bloomberg message to the awardees, “New York has always been proud to be a city of promise and opportunity for people of every background, including generations of Filipino Americans”.
We take this opportunity to honor the men and women who contribute to our city’s amazing energy and spirit”.

Congratulations to all the awardees, here are the rest of the awardees that makes Filipino really proud.

Don Tagala ”Media and Publishing”,
Dr. Lorna Bayes “Healthcare”,
Bessie Badilla “Arts and Culture”
Grace Hufano-Labaguis “Business and Entrepreneurship”
Jose Antonio Vargas “Courage of Conviction”
Jerry Sibal “Fashion and Style”
Rena Avendula “Food and Restaurants”
Michelle Manangan “LGBT and Advocacy”
Roland Ubaldo “Public Service”
Sounds of Manila “Entertainment”

Philippine Forum “Community Service and Advocacy”
The Filipino School of New York and New Jersey “Youth and Sports”

The awarding of TOFA-NY was held last October 29, 2011 at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Hall in New York, hosted by singer Mig Ayesa and TV Reporter/Journalism Professor Ernabel Demillo.

Filipino Individuals and Organization honored at TOFA-NY


Sponsored Links

About plumatech

    Blogger Comment
    Facebook Comment