Filipino-Canadian Association of Brantford

Service Details
Hours Hours vary  
  • meetings called as necessary to organize events
Dates Events:  
  • Spring event  
  • Philippine Independence Day (Jun 12),  
  • Philippine Village (July)  
  • Summer picnic  
  • Christmas party
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Phone or e-mail for more information
Languages English ; Tagalog
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Mailing Address c/o Filipino-Canadian Association of Brantford 
26 Smiths Lane 
Brantford, ON N3V 1E6
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description
Description (Service) Cultural club seeking to promote and preserve Filipino culture and traditions within membership composed of residents of Brant, Brantford and surrounding areas who are of Filipino and Filipino-Canadian origin  
 
Club seeks to foster knowledge of and appreciation for Filipino culture within youth, to inspire a sense of pride in their unique identity and heritage and to bring about an understanding of their rich contributions to the Canadian multicultural society  
 
Promotes the interests of members and extending mutual aid and assistance by: 
  • welcoming and providing support to new immigrant families 
  • providing aid to families affected by disasters in the Philippines 
  • providing comfort and compassionate care to members suffering from illness and families who have suffered the loss of a loved one 
  • uniting residents who are of Filipino and Filipino-Canadian origin  
  • participation in the Brantford International Villages Festival through the Philippine Village  
  • providing support and assistance to and liaise with the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board (BHNCDSB) in providing Tagalog (Filipino Language) classes to youth from JK to grade 8
Contact Information
Primary Contact Manuel Baluyot, President; Phone: 519-759-6389; Email: manuelp9@sympatico.ca
Alternate Contact Cynthia Advincula, Vice President; Phone: 519-753-3062; Email: cynthia.advincula@gmail.com