Hello hellooo NWFASA!
Event day is almost here, in fact, it’s tomorrow! Come out and join all your fellow Alliance members this Saturday to experience a night of entertainment at Central Washington University (CWU). This years Filipino Culture Night will showcase the various talents within our very own NWFASA family, meaning…it’s going to be AMAZING! If you per-ordered your tickets, be sure to check those emails for CWU has sent important information regarding your attendance.
Additionally, we will also be having our February Alliance meeting prior to the event at 2pm. If you plan on attending, please allow yourself enough time for travel so that we can start the meeting on time.
Suggested lots; I-15, I-18, I-9, H-15, H-18, G-16, N-19, or N-20. Parking is free on the weekends, but be sure to keep an eye out for “Staff Only” signs.
Date: February 2, 2013
Location: 400 E. University Way Ellensburg, WA 98926 | CWU Student Union Rec Center, Theatre Room 210
Price: General Admission $5 ($3 with non-perishable food item) | NWFASA $3
Website: CWU FASA
See you all tomorrow!
Your NWFASA Exec. Board
Hey there NWFASA crew!
I hope everyone is off to a good start this year! To ensure that you get the most out your month, be sure to check out these upcoming events:
//UFC Club Night Fundraiser//
Do you like dancing? Do you like socializing? Do you like having fun?! If you answered yes to any of these question, then be sure to attend. Come join Seattle University’s United Filipino Club on Sunday, January 20th, to dance the night away at Volume! This event is 18+ so practically everyone can partake; be sure to arrive at Volume before 11pm to get the discounted prices.
*RSVP on the event page in order to get your name on the guest list
Date: January 20, 2013
Location: Volume | 172 S Washington St., Seattle, WA 98104
Price: Before 11pm (ladies $5, gentlemen $10) | After 11pm (all $15)
If you’re looking for a night filled of laughter and excitement, then look no further! Come out and join FASA sa UW and The Sisterhood of PNI as they put on their comedy night Saturday, January 26th. The event will open up with the winner from The Last Comic Standing, happening January 25th, and lead into the headline performance by Rex Navarrete!
Buy your tickets online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/310129.
*Proceeds go to NWFASA, to benefit the annual NWFASA Conference being held April 19-21, 2013 at Western Washington University
Date: January 26, 2013
Location: University of Washington, Kane 130 | NE Columbia Rd, Seattle, WA 98105
Time: Doors open 5:30pm | Show starts 6:30pm
Price: General admission (pre-sale) $20 | General admission (at door) $25 | NWFASA $17
Website: FASA sa UW, The Sisterhood of PNI
Happy mid-December everyone!
Just giving you all a heads up regarding this month’s Alliance meeting. The meeting will take place tomorrow, Sunday, December 16th, and it will be an online meeting. Emails have already been sent out to each organizations Alliance rep, but if you would like to join in on this meeting we will be posting the Tinychat link to the NWFASA Group Page on Facebook before it starts.
Date: December 16, 2012
Location: Cyberspace via Tinychat
See you all tomorrow!
Your NWFASA Exec. Board
Happy 10 year anniversary to AnakBayan Seattle!
After being founded on November 30, 2002, this grassroots youth and student organization has gone far. On Saturday, December 1st, AnakBayan will be celebrating with an art exhibition and cultural showcase commemorating a decade of strengthening, growing, and continued fighting for genuine freedom and nation democracy in the Philippines. Be sure to check it out!!!
What it do NWFASA crew?
I hope everyone had a great and filling Thanksgiving break! I just wanted to remind you all about a couple events going on in our community this week. This Friday, November 30th, FASA Sa UW is hosting the Pacific North West screening of “The Bladed Hand.” This breathtaking documentary features numerous Filipino Martial Arts luminaries and established styles and systems that have impacted the world. UW will be one of the last stops in The Bladed Hand’s debut U.S. tour, so be sure to indulge in your cultural history and get your tickets while they last!
//GET YOUR TICKETS HERE//
Date: November 30, 2012
Location: University of Washington, Kane Hall, Room 130 | 1410 Northeast Campus Parkway, Seattle, WA 98195
Time: Doors open 6pm, Event begins 7pm, Q&A 8:30pm
Prices: $10 General Admission
Website: Fasa Sa UW
In addition, The Sisterhood of Pi Nu Iota will be putting on their Showcase/Silent Auction thisSaturday, December 1st. The theme for this event is Matatag Na Babae – Showcasing the Filipina Through Arts. All items in the Silent Auction make for great gifts, so bring your family and friends, cause this is an event you don’t want to miss!
Date: December 1, 2012
Location: Seattle University, Casey Commons | 901 12th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122
Time: Doors open & Silent Auction begins 6:30pm, Showcase starts 7:15pm
Price: $5 suggested donation
Website: The Sisterhood of Pi Nu Iota
See you all there!
-Your NWFASA Exec. Board
Who likes Red Robins? Who likes fundraisers? Who is going to be in the Seattle area tomorrow?!
If that last description fits you, be sure to come through to Pi Nu Iota’s “The Ates” Red Robin Fundraiser! By participating in this event, 15% of your bill is donated to the Ates and will be used to fund their various activities throughout the year. With that said, grab your friends and family alike and prepare your stomach for a meal you’ll feel good about.
In order for this fundraising event to work, be sure to print off the flyer HERE!!!
Date: November 13, 2012
Location: Red Robin @ Northgate Mall, 401 Northeast Northgate Way #430, Seattle, WA 98125
Time: Between 11am-11pm
Thanks to all the orgs who came out to the November Alliance meeting yesterday, and thanks to UW for hosting this month. For those of you who were not able to make it out, this months’ minutes can be located here, and also under our “Resources” tab.
Yes, you read that correctly, we were able to put together a wonderful alumni panel this month! The video is still being edited, but we will have it up on the website in the next few days for all of you to see. Other than that, make sure your Alliance Reps keep an eye out for an email regarding a quick summary of our November meeting and also how to vote for the NWFASA PCN proposal and planning out the December meeting.
Enjoy your evenings!
Your NWFASA Exec. Board
The 2013 NWFASA Conference website is up and running now and can be located at www.nwfasaconference.info
This Friday, November 9th, The United Filipino Club (UFC) of Seattle University and The Filipino American Student Association at the University of Washington (FASA sa UW) will be presenting FASA JAM 2012! This event is just two days away, so be sure to get your tickets and come out for a night of amazing live performances.
- US: Michael Alvarado & Carissa Rae (http://haveyouheardofus.com/)
- New Heights (http://www.new-heights.net/)
- Smooth Technique (http://tinyurl.com/9uj5tj6)
- Bridget Hermano (http://tinyurl.com/cdsh258)
- Coho Mountain String Ticklers (http://tinyurl.com/d6ylz2o)
Date: November 9, 2012
Location: Seattle University, Pigott Auditorium
Door open: 7:30pm
Prices: NWFASA $12/VIP tickets $25
Event page: Facebook
I hope everyone had a safe and exhilarating Halloween, but just when you thought it was over, there’s another big event right around the corner! If you haven’t already heard, Washington State University FASA will be having their Formal dance event this Saturday, November 3rd. The theme this year is “FASA in Paris,” if you are interested in attending, today is the last day for will-call and homestay signups! Be sure to get your tickets and come out to the Eastside for a night of memories and dancing, so much dancing.
Location: Washington State University, Butch’s Den, CUB L60
Time: 9pm – 1am
Prices: $12 NWFASA/$15 General Admission
Dress Code: Formal attire
Event Page: Facebook
Good afternoon NWFASA!
Just wanted to let you all know that Western Washington University’s FASA is going to be having their 18th Annual Heritage Dinner this Saturday, October 27th! Since this will be their 18th year, the theme is “The Debut: Ang gawa sa pagkabata, dala hanggang sa pagtanda (What one learns in childhood, they carry into adulthood).” Come out and support while enjoying a traditional dinner with live entertainment!
For any questions and concerns, please contact Marie Serica at firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Western Washington University, Viking Union Multipurpose Room (VU 605)
Time: Doors open @5:30, Program/Dinner @6pm
Prices: $8 Student/NWFASA (Bring your student ID regardless of org), $12 Adult
Event Page: Facebook
TICKET CAN BE ATTAINED BY…
WILL-CALL SIGN UP WILL CLOSE AT 11:59 PM ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24
Tickets must be picked up/paid for at the WWU Box Office by 5:45 PM on the day of the event,
at which time, all unclaimed Will-Call tickets will be released for sale