Filipinos in

new mexico



For college students:

July 15- deadline in submitting scholarship application to FAFNM.  Please download APPLICATION and mail to:  FAFNM, P O Box 94146, Albuquerque, NM 87199.  You can also find more information from FAFNM and Youth pages.

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July 25, Sat. Pista sa Nayon, UNM Continuing Education Bldg, corners of University and Indian School.

4:00 - 6:00 pm (food tasting & check out vendors and auction),

6:00 - 7:30 pm (show).

$15 ticket (see above flyer) - available at the door

Those interested in having a table to sell or display items, or getting tickets ahead of time, please contact:

Maricar or Vanessa or

Ligaya 505-459-8010.

This is a major fund raising for FAFNM.

To find out where the funds will be used, please read: President’s Letter.


Sept. 26, Sat 6:00 pm, Hotel Cascada (former Radisson), 2500 Carllisle NE (between Menaul and Indian School), Tel. 888-3311 for directions.  $35 (dinner and dance)  For information on tickets and/or advertising/greeting in the souvenir program, visit: Pamana or print flyer.

For the complete 2015 FAFNM schedule of activities, visit: FAFNM.


Join the Filipino organizations:

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

Filipino American Foundation of NM

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Filipino American National Historical Society Rio Grande Chapter

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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.

This website has been a public service of kidstale-nm for the Filipinos in New Mexico from 2004 to December 2015.

We will keep you posted when a new administrator will take over this website.  Thank you.

Updated 07/17/15

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

Don’t miss these events:

Pamana Awards Night

Sept. 26, 2015, Sat.

Join us in thanking these New Mexicans who served the Filipino community here and/or the Philippines. Visit