Filipinos in

new mexico



Don’t Miss the 2014 Events:

Christmas Party (Dec. 13) tickets are available now:

FAFNM Christmas Party, Dec. 13, Sat, 6:00 pm, Courtyard by Marriott, 5151 Journal Center Blvd. NE.  Tickets: $35 (members); $40 (non-members), Half price for children 12 years & younger.  Please get your tickets from any of the BODs you know or contact

Elvie or Tessie (  If you want to pay with credit card, please contact Vilma (507-2179), Please note that WE WILL NOT BE SELLING TICKETS AT THE DOOR SO PLEASE GET YOUR TICKETS SOON.  If you want to join (and pay the membership price), please get the membership form from: FAFNM page.

For parking information, click:  PARK.

Dec. 6, Sat, 11:30 am, FAFNM Membership Meeting and Election of BOD, American Legion Post 13, Legion Road.  Take Lomas and turn to Legion Road (next to Galles Chevrolet).  Stay on Legion Road until you reach a dead end.  If lost, please call 243-1901.



The Filipino American Community Council (FACC) is an independent, 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.  FACC was designed to operate as an umbrella organization for other Filipino-American non-profits and organizations.  THE CENTRAL FOCUS OF FACC IS WRITING GRANTS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE FILIPINO COMMUNITY’S ACTIVITIES. 

More on FACC.

Join the Filipino organizations:

All are 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations:

The Filipino American Foundation of New Mexico (FAFNM), former Filipino American Association of NM, has been in existence since 1973.  Visit:

Filipino American Foundation of NM

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For college students asking about the FAFNM Scholarship Fund, please click on:

  1. BulletApplication Process

  2. BulletApplication Form (For any questions, contact the members of the Scholarship Committee indicated at the bottom of this form.)

The Filipino American National Historical Society Rio Grande (FANHS RG) has been in existence since 1998.  It is one of the 30 chapters of a national organization, FANHS, all over the US.  The headquarter is in Seattle, WA.

Filipino American National Historical Society Rio Grande Chapter

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Support the Filipino businesses:

From DJ’s to Balikbayan boxes to Catering.

Visit:  Filipinos in NM page.

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Just like Jami Abdullah (photo), FAFNM Youth Outreach coordinator, wear your FAFNM t-shirt with pride!!!  Order it today!  Send us a message from our FB account

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t-shirts you want to order.


Sizes available:  S, M, L,


The FIRST book and eBook about Filipino Americans in NM by the Filipino American National Historical Society Rio Grande is now available on book and eBook.  Visit: Fil-Am Experience.

For the past event regarding book, click on:  Book Launching.

Hosts and Carolers Needed:

We also need carolers.  Contact Ligaya,

The funds raised from caroling will go to the Scholarship Funds (as specified) and Cultural/Outreach funds.  We hope you will support us.

Rehearsal Schedule:  November 15, Sat, 4:00 pm, Private Residence. (Contact Ligaya for address.  We do not post private residence on this web.)

Caroling Schedule (private residences):

Dec. 5, 6, 7, 12, 14, 19, (Albuquerque/Corrales) and 20 (Sta. Fe)

SIMBANG GABI with Filipino priests:

Dec. 4, Thurs, 6:30 pm, San Felipe de Neri Church, Old Town.

Dec. 11, Thurs, 6:30 pm, Private Residence*

Dec. 18, Thurs, 6:30 San Felipe de Neri.

Dec. 21, Sun, 10:30 am, Prince of Peach Church, Tramway/Live Oak NE.

Donation of food/drink appreciated for Thursday gatherings ONLY.  Monetary offerings welcome for priests during each Mass.

*Please contact Emilie,

for address.  We do not post private addresses on this web.