Alaskero Partnership Organizers
Contact the Alaskero Partnership:
Dr. Gabriel Garcia
Assistant Professor of Public Health
HELPING THE VICTIMS OF TYPHOON HAIYAN
Vigil for Victims
Philippines Typhoon Haiyan
UAA Student Union Den
Friday, Nov. 15 at 6 p.m.
Here's the link to KTUU Channel 2's Feature Story about the UAA Vigil for Filipino Typhoon Victims: http://www.ktuu.com/news/news/UAA-Typhoon-Vigil/-/21043658/23008596/-/vy78lg/-/index.html
LOCAL WAYS TO HELP IN ANCHORAGE
UAA's Alaskero Partnership Organizers (APO) is accepting donations for relief efforts in the Philippines. Cash and checks made out to "Catholic Relief Services" can be dropped off at Kaladi Brothers Coffee locations at 6921 Brayton Drive, at New Sagaya Midtown located at 3700 Old Seward Highway, and at Shaka Shack Hawaiian Barbecue at the 5th Avenue Mall. Collection jars will be at registers.
If you are in the University of Alaska Anchorage campus, you can also drop off donations with the Alaskero Partnership Organizers who work on campus. You can drop them off at Dr. EJ David's office at the Social Sciences Building Room 303F, Dr. Joy Mapaye's office at PSB-203I, or at Dr. Gabriel Garcia's office at Diplomacy Building Room 405.Read more here: http://www.adn.com/2013/11/11/3170967/anchorage-group-raising-funds.html
October is Filipino American History Month and this year APO will have screening of the film, Left by the Ship, which tackles the complex issue of what it means to be Filipino American. The event is free and open to the public. Filipino food will be provided.