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  • Excellence in Journalism - State of California Asian Pacific Joint Legislative Caucus
  • United States Small Business Administration Media Advocate
  • Minority Media Award - U.S. SBA AND LA Minority Business Opportunity Committee
22nd ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER
CELEBRATED on
AUGUST 20, 2016

Guests of Honor
US Congressman Ed Royce (R), Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee
US Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D), Ranking Member of Financial Services Committee
2016 Community Leadership Award Recipients:
Emily Wang, East West Bank
City of Claremont, Councilmember Corey Calaycay
Opportunities of Filipino Americans in the White House, Executive Departments, and federal agencies:
Shawn Steele, former Chairman of the California Republican Party
Mayor Victor Manalo, advisory board member of the Asian Pacific Islander of Hillary Clinton for President
Importance of the Filipino American community in their corporations:
Charter Communications
AT&T
Southern California Edison
Advertisers and Sponsors:
AT&T
Charter Communications
Southern California Edison
Union Bank
East West Bank
Frontier Communications
Greetings from:
US Congressman Ed Royce, Chairman of Foreign Affairs Committee
US Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of Financial Services Committee
US Congresswoman Judy Chu, Chair of Asian Caucus
US Congressman Brad Sherman
US Congressman Ted Lieu
State Senator Ben Allen
Assemblywoman Young Kim
Assemblyman David Hadley
Secretary Ismael Sueno,Philippine Department of the Interior and Local Government
21st ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER
CELEBRATED on
AUGUST 22, 2015

2015 Community Leadership Award Recipients
Assemblywoman Young Kim
City of Cerritos
Special Recognition:
US Representative Ed Royce (R), Chairman of House Foreign Affairs Committee
Community Panel:
Wells Fargo Bank
Union Bank
Chase Bank
US Bank
Advertisers and Sponsors
Wells Fargo
MUFG Union Bank
US Bank
Chase Bank
Verizon
East West Bank
HSBC
Southern California Edison
State Farm
Greetings from:
US Congressman Ed Royce
US Congressman Alan Lowenthal
US Congessman Brad Sherman
US Congresswoman Judy Chu
US Congresswoman Maxine Waters
US Congresswoman Karen Bass
U.S. Congressman Ted Lieu
California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones
Cal. Board of Equalization Chairman Jerome Horton
Assemblymember Rob Bonta
Senator Ben Allen
20TH ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER
CELEBRATED on
AUGUST 23, 2014

2014 Community Leadership Award Recipients
Tim McCallion, Region President, Verizon California
Julius Robinson, Executive Vice President, MUFG Union Bank
Judge Ralph Ongkeko, Los Angeles Superior Court
Julian Recana, Los Angeles County Deputy District Attorney
City of Carson
Special Recognition:
US Representative Ed Royce (R), Chairman of House Foreign Affairs Committee
US Representative Alan Lowenthal (D), Member of House Foreign Affairs Committee
Advertisers and Sponsors
US Bank
State Farm Insurance
AT&T
Verizon
Union Bank
East West Bank
Chase Bank
Wells Fargo
Southern California Edison
Greetings from:
US Congressman Ed Royce
US Congressman Alan Lowenthal
US Congessman Brad Sherman
US Congresswoman Judy Chu
US Congresswoman Karen Bass
Senator Ted Lieu
California Stae Controller John Chiang
California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones
Cal. Board of Equalization Chairman Jerome Horton
Assemblymember Rob Bonta
19TH ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER
CELEBRATED on
AUGUST 24, 2013

2013 Community Leadership Award Recipients
US Representative Maxine Waters, Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee
Anne Shen Smith, CEO of The Gas Company
Linda Sarno, Past President & Director Emeritus, Filipino American Chamber of Commerce OC
City of Walnut
Keynote Speaker: US Rep. Ed Royce, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Advertisers and Sponsors:
US Bank
HSBC
Wells Fargo Bank
Verizon
Union Bank
AT&T
Southern California Edison
Chase Bank
The Gas Company
Comerica Bank
East West Bank
State Farm Insurance

Greetings from:
US Congressman Ed Royce
US Congressman Henry Waxman
US Congresswoman Judy Chu
California State Controller John Chiang
Chairman of BOE Jerome Horton
California State Senator Ted Lieu
LA County Board of Supervisor Don Knabe
California State Assemblymember Rob Bonta
18TH ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER
CELEBRATED on
AUGUST 25, 2012

2012 Community Leadership Award Recipients
US Representative Ed Royce
Mike Peevy, President of California Public Utilities Commission
Tim Hanlon, President of Wells Fargo Foundation
City of Artesia
Keynote Speaker : Tim McCallion, President of Verizon, California Advertisers and Sponsors:
AT&T
Verizon
US Bank
HSBC
Wells Fargo
Chase
East West Bank
Union Bank
Comerica Bank
State Farm Insurance
Southern California Edison
The Gas Company

Greetings from:
US Congresswoman Judy Chu
California State Senator Carol Liu
California State Senator Roderick Wright
California State Senator Ted Lieu
California Assemblymember Mike Eng
Los Angeles County Board of Supervisor Don Knabe

NOVEMBER 17 - 23, 2017 (YEAR 23 NO. 932)


US Secretary Mnuchin swears in the new advisory members of Community Development Financial Institution. First row, right, is Faith Bautista, advisory board member serving National Consumer.

Advisory Members of Community Development Financial Institution

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PH, China to Expedite Cooperation Projects

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President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People’s Republic of China State Council Premier Li Keqiang witness the signing of agreements between International Trade Representative Vice Minister of Commerce Fu Ziying and Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez following the expanded bilateral meeting at the Malacańan Palace on November 15, 2017. The agreement signed is on the Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation on Industrial Parks Development between the Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines and the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China.

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra: “We’re In The Public Safety Business, Not The Deportation Business”

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Sereno Camp Insists on CJ’s Right to Counsel

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Dunford: U.S. Military Advantage Over Russia, China Eroding

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Banks Urged to Make Remittances Easier for OFWs

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Huge ASEAN Summit Success Earns Duterte World Recognition -- Palace

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Roque: Duterte Only Nodded After Trudeau’s EJK Comment

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Warning from the Philippine Government Regarding Fake Land Titles

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Visit at cjfilam.com and caljournal.com the California Journal For Filam, a Filipino Newspaper, a Journal for Filipinos, A Minority Media Newspaper, a Filipino American Newspaper, a Small Business Newspaper, and a Filipino American Publication. You could read Local News, International News, Philippines News, US News, Federal News, State News, Filipino Culture and Arts, Small Business News, Real Estate News, Immigration News, Consumer News, and World News. Also set eyes on Filipinos in the US, Filipinos in the Philippines, Filipinos in California, Filipinos in America, Minorities in America, Filipino American Small Businesses. Capture the Filipino Market, contact us for all your Newspaper Advertising needs.


Warning from the Philippine Government regarding Fake Land Titles- October 5, 2015.

Beware of land fraud and scam.

Per the Philippine Government, do not buy any land from people who are part of the Squatting Syndicates. Some of them claiming the whole Philippines while others are claiming millions of square meters and provinces.


17TH ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER
CELEBRATED on
AUGUST 27, 2011

Advertisers and Sponsors:
AT&T
HSBC
US Bank
Wells Fargo Bank
Chase
The Gas Company
Southern California Edison
NBC Universal
East West Bank

Greetings from:
US Congresswoman Judy Chu
US Congressman Bob Filner
US Congressman Edward Royce
California State Senator Carol Liu
California State Senator Ted Lieu
California State Senator Roderick Wright
California Assemblymember Warren Furutani
California Assemblymember Mike Eng
California Assemblymember Steven Bradford
Los Angeles County Board of Supervisor Don Knabe
City of Torrance Mayor Frank Scotto
Los Angeles City Controller Wendy Greuel

2011 Community Leadership Award Recipients
John Chiang, California State Controller
Jerome Horton, Chairman of California Board of Equalization
Kent Stone, Executive Vice President of US Bank
Brad Blackwell, Executive Vice President of Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
Eduardo Angeles, Senior Assistant City Attorney of Los Angeles DWP

Awards Co-Presenters
David Goeden, HSBC, Regional President West Coast Region and Texas
California State Senator Ted Lieu
Assemblymember Warren Furutani
California Assemblymember Steve Bradford
Victor Manalo, Mayor of City of Artesia
Corey Calaycay, Councilmember of City of Claremont
Elito Santarina, Councilmember of City of Carson
Faith Bautista, CEO of National Asian American Coalition
Joey Quinto,Publisher of California Journal for Filipino Americans

16TH ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER
CELEBRATED on
AUGUST 28, 2010


Advertisers and Sponsors:
HSBC
AT&T
US Bank
East West Bank
Wells Fargo Bank
Wells Fargo Mortgage
The Gas Company
Southern California Edison
NBC Universal
Chase

Greetings from:
California State Senator Jenny Oropeza
California State Senator Carol Liu
California State Senator Leland Yee
California Assemblymember Ted Lieu
California Board of Equalization Jerome Horton
Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe
Mayor of Redondo Beach, CA Mike Gin

2010 Community Leadership Award Recipients
US Congresswoman Judy Chu
California Assemblymember Warren Furutani
Former Acting Lieutenant Governor of California Mona Pasquil
HSBC- received by Dominic O'Hagan, Regional President of HSBC- West Coast and Texas
AT&T- received by Ken McNeely- President of AT&T California

Awards Co-Presenters
California State Controller - John Chiang
Vice Chairman of the California Board of Equalization - Jerome Horton
California Assemblymember - Ted Lieu
Executive Director of The Greenlining Institute - Orson Aguilar
CEO of Mabuhay Alliance - Faith Bautista
Publisher of California Journal for Filipino Americans - Joey Quinto

10th ANNIVERSARY EDITION AND 10TH ANNIVERSARY GREETINGS

August 27-September 2, 2004

THE JUNE 14, 2003 CONCERT

ENTITLED: IndeFEndence 'day

FEATURING: Fe de los Reyes, with guests Joey Albert and Bernardo Bernardo at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center.

EDITORIAL

California Journal For Filipino Americans provides readers news about the Philippines. It also reports local news, consumer news, business news, community events, and updates from several government agencies, among others, that provide significant information of great interest to the Filipino community.

In May 2008, California Journal For Filipino Americans received the Award for Excellence in Journalism from the California Asian Pacific Islander Joint Legislative Caucus during a special Floor ceremony in the Assembly Chambers, California State Capitol.

In 1997, the Los Angeles Minority Business Opportunity Committee (MBOC) with the U.S. SBA presented this newspaper the Minority Media Award for journalistic excellence in the ethnic community.

In 1996, The California Journal For Filipino Americans was awarded as the Media Advocate of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). It is a Federal Award acknowledging the efforts of this publication in dissemenating information vital to the growth of the small business community.

California Journal For Filipino Americans will continue to connect our readers to mainstream America and the going-ons in the Philippines.

Visit at cjfilam.com and caljournal.com the California Journal For Filipino Americans, a Filipino Newspaper, a Journal for Filipinos, A Minority Media Newspaper, a Filipino American Newspaper, a Small Business Newspaper, and a Filipino American Publication. You could read Local News, International News, Philippines News, US News, Federal News, State News, Filipino Culture and Arts, Small Business News, Real Estate News, Immigration News, Consumer News, and World News. Also set eyes on Filipinos in the US, Filipinos in the Philippines, Filipinos in California, Filipinos in America, Minorities in America, Filipino American Small Businesses. Capture the Filipino Market, contact us for all your Newspaper Advertising needs.