Archive for February, 2012

Natividad Is New SAFSI President

By • Feb 23rd, 2012 • Category: Klub Korner

 

The Sydney Australian Filipino Seniors Inc (SAFSI) held their annual general meeting and elections last Sunday, 12 February at Marayong Community Hall, Marayong.

Starting off with prayers, anthem singing and an exercise routine, the elections were off and running.

Rose Natividad…



Chasing the Blues Away – A Mental Health Seminar

By • Feb 23rd, 2012 • Category: Klub Korner, News

Mental health is a growing concern in Australia. One in four women and one in eight men will suffer from a depressive illness some time in their life.  It is the 3rd largest health problem in Australia, next to heart disease…



All In A Day’s Work

By • Feb 23rd, 2012 • Category: Features

It’s a Sunday afternoon and at a function room in Blacktown, a small group had assembled.  The mood subdued; the feeling intense. And as if Mother Nature was asked to collaborate and provide the special effects, a storm was raging…



Random Acts of Kindness

By • Feb 23rd, 2012 • Category: Grey Matter

I wonder if we Filipinos are philanthropists by nature.  Do we really exude generosity and compassion or is it an invisible craving for self aggrandizement veiled as kind heartedness?

We are constantly barraged with requests to purchase tickets.  Some are…



PCC-NSW 2012 Board

By • Feb 12th, 2012 • Category: Klub Korner

The Philippine Community Council of NSW (PCC_NSW) held its annual general meeting last Saturday, 11 February 2012 at Blacktown Showground.

In a much anticipated election, Arturo “Atoy” Sayas clinched the Presidential seat.  Other officers elected included: