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President Lyndon B. Johnson signing the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965, which substantially changed U.S. immigration policy toward non-Europeans. Johnson made a point of signing the legislation near the base of the Statue of Liberty, which had long stood as a symbol of welcome to immigrants. Lower Manhattan can be seen in the background. (Lyndon B. Johnson Library Collection/Yoichi R. Okamoto)

50th Anniversary of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965

 ……SAVE  THE  DATE….. United Filipino Club of Seattle University  and the Filipino American National Historical Society proudly present a reception and program to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965 In recognition of Filipino Americans and their families who arrived after the enactment of this important immigration law that…


BLACK, BLUE & BROWN – a Greater Seattle FANHS Event

What is the historical connection between Black and Brown peoples? How do we view race in America today? What can change the structural problems we face? Why do Black issues matter to others? We are bruised and battered by racism together. Black, Police, or Filipino – we seek change. For more information visit the Seattle FANHS…


State of Washington signed proclamation for FAHM

This proclamation recognizes the fifth consecutive celebration of Filipino American History Month in Washington State and is dedicated to the late Mr. Frederick Cordova of Seattle, the founding president of the Filipino American National Historical Society; and …


October Marks Filipino American History Month

The theme was chosen to recognize the countless Filipinos that have contributed and worked in the agricultural, food service and culinary industries from the great culinary exchanges of the Manila-Acapulco galleon trade of the 1500 – 1800s…


State of Alaska signed proclamation for FAHM

Filipino American History Month in Alaska, and call upon Alaskans to acknowledge and celebrate the contributions of Filipino Americans to the arts, business, education, technology, public service, and the many ways in which they enrich our communities and our great state.

2014 October 4 + FANHS Collaboration for FPAC 3a

FANHS Collaborations

Student focused workshop. A collaboration of Filipino American Student Advisors who connected at a FANHS National Conference in San Diego last July.


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Upcoming Events

Future FANHS Conferences

• 2016 FANHS National Conference in New York

Past FANHS Conferences

  • 2014 - San Diego, California
  • 2012 - Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • 2010 - Seattle, Washington
  • 2008 - Anchorage, Alaska
  • 2006 - Honolulu, HI
  • 2004 - St. Louis, MO
  • 2002 - Los Angeles, CA
  • 2000 - Virginia Beach, VA
  • 1998 - Manila, Philippines
  • 1998 - Portland, OR
  • 1996 - New York, NY
  • 1994 - San Francisco, CA
  • 1992 - Chicago, IL
  • 1990 - Sacramento, CA
  • 1988 - New Orleans, LA
  • 1987 - Seattle, Washington