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Filipina Maria Clasra

By: Kristelle Siarza

Published: Albuquerque Tribune
Election Day, November 2, 2004

" Though my parents pretty much Americanized me by meeting in California, getting married in the states and popping me out of the womb in San Francisco, one valuable asset that I continue to cherish is my culture ....." - Full article


  • Fil-Am Fastfood Mart
  • Pinoy-newmexico.com
  • Albuquerque Tricentennial Celebration
  • The Young Filipino Professionals
  • The Kulintang Ensemble of Albuquerque
  • The Fil-Am Puppet Group
  • Governor's Award for Outstanding NM Women

She has lived through a lot of history including Alien laws, Depression Era.....each has had an effect on her life and impacted the balance between her professional and her family life" - Nita Pascual Oral History Presentation

NaFFAA Regional Conference
New Mexico will be on the spotlight as the Filipino American Foundation of New Mexico (FAFNM) and National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) will host the 2005 NaFFAA Region 6 Biannual Conference in Albuquerque. More

Filipino Barong Tagalog

The Pamana Awards Night

will be on September 17, 2005, Saturday @ MCM Elegante Hotel, 2020 Menaul NE (cor. of University). This event will also be attended by NaFFAA delegates from all over the US. The Pamana (heritage or inheritance) award recognizes Filipino American individuals whose exceptional work or personal accomplishments have led to the advancement of a positive Filipino American image and culture. The nominee must be a resident of New Mexico or neighboring states (such as Texas and Arizona) in the Rio Grande areas. See Categories

"The mission of the Filipino American National Historical Society shall be to promote understanding, education, enlightenment, appreciation and enrichment through the identification, gathering, preservation, and dissemination of the history and culture of Filipino Americans in the United States"

We are now sponsored by Find Me A Tent they are a national event tent rental company.

Address: FANHS Rio Grande