FILIPINO EXECUTIVE COUNCIL OF GREATER PHILADELPHIA, INC.
The Federation of Filipino-American Associations in the Delaware Valley
A 501(c)3 Corporation
2084 North Ridley Creek Road
Media, Pennsylvania 19063
Telephone: 610-888-6905 Email: email@example.com Website: www.fecgp.org
Officers 2008-2010: May 2010
ROMMEL L. RIVERA, M.D.
President Dear Sir or Madam:
1st Vice-President Sir or
The Filipino Executive Council of Greater Philadelphia (FECGP) and the Asian American Women's
HERMIE ACZON Coalition (AAWC), in collaboration with Drexel University and Filipino Intercultural Society of Drexel
University (FISDU), are hosting the exhibition of Singgalot (The Ties That Bind): Filipinos in America, from
3rd Vice-President Colonial Subjects to Citizens in November 2010. Designed by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling
PURITA M. ACOSTA
Exhibition Service (SITES) in Washington, D.C., Singgalot is an exhibit which details the rich history of
Corporate Secretary Filipinos in America, honoring early immigrant pioneers and the determined generations who came after
CHRISTOPHER RIVERA them. It celebrates Filipino Americans as they share their struggles, challenges, and achievements with the
Corresponding Secretary rest of the nation.
GLORIA PINEDA, R.N.
It is our goal to use this exhibit to: a) highlight multiculturalism, b) utilize it as a vehicle to educate
NIDA IMPERIAL, R.N. the community, c) make Filipino Americans proud of their heritage, and d) strengthen the ties between
Asians and non-Asians as well as the various Asian American communities and Drexel University.
QUIRINO MICUA Singgalot will be available for public viewing at Drexel University from November 13, 2010 till
Assistant Auditor January 13, 2011. An opening program will be held on November 19, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. with an estimated
CESAR MANGUBA audience of 300-500 attendees. The program will highlight a nostalgic Filipiniana experience culminated by
BEL LOPENA native songs and dances, and a taste of Philippine culinary delights.
DELIA TIMONERA, R.N.
Business Managers On behalf of FECGP, AAWC and Drexel University/FISDU, we would like to seek your support in
REGGIE TIMONERA bringing this valuable piece of Filipino-American history to Philadelphia. It is our hope and vision that this
Budget Officer exhibit will not only bring Filipino-Americans together and celebrate our heritage but will provide an
AIDA NAVIDAD RIVERA, M.D. opportunity for others to connect with more than three million people of Filipino descent living in the country
GWEN DEVERA, R.N.
Camden County Liaison
Enclosed you will find information regarding various sponsorship options. We will be contacting
FERDINAND ACZON, M.D. you in the coming week to discuss ways in which we can collaborate. For more information about Singgalot,
JOSE CHATTO, M.D. please go to www.sites.si.edu/exhibitions/exhibits/singgalot_filipinos_in_america/main.htm. Please visit us
AURORA POLUTAN, R.N.
EVELYN TUANQUIN, R.N. online at www.fecgp.org, www.aawc.us, www.drexel.edu, and www.fisdu.com if you wish to learn more
Public Relations officers about our organizations. We thank you for your consideration and we look forward to working with you.
Prof. ERNESTO ARCILLA
J T MALLONGA, ESQ
JOSEPH CENTENO, ESQ
Rommel Rivera, M.D.
President, FECGP & Chair, Singgalot Exhibit Committee
Board of Directors: Chita Roa-Marquez RN, APAHCI; Purita M. Acosta, Asso. Of S & D; Nida Imperial RN, FAABCI; Louisabella Kampmeyer, FAAMCI;
Rommel Rivera MD, FAAPI; Alex Cueto MD, FACA; Senen Fontanilla, FACAA; Quirino Micua, FASSJ; Manuelita Camomot, FHAM;
Pastor Peter Yanes, IBC; Ruth Luyun RN, ICAGP; Ben Vieneza, KSOP; Aliena Magpantay, PCSNJ; Aida Navidad-Rivera MD, PFASI;
Lakambini Lebita MD,PMSGP; Aurora Polutan RN,PNADVI; Becky Green RN, PNAPaNJ; Ferdinand Luyun RN,PNAPa; Evelyn Tuanquin RN,PNASNJP;
Nazario Pidlaoan, SAGANA; Arachelle Jose MD, UPMASA; Consolacion Alcantara MD, USTMAATS; Cmdr. Sostones Rivera,VFW-TCP 1063
Founders: Elias Dungca * Austin Johnson * Bienvenido Macanas * Jose Magana * Teodoro Medrana * Jaime Peralta * Victorina Peralta *
Cesar Quintos * Luz Ramos * Miguel Ruelan * Jaime Santos * Domingo Sto. Domingo * Pedro Supelana
Past Presidents: Pedro Supelana * Elias Dungca * Victorina Peralta * Lambert Santos * Mars Balais * Nacianceno Largoza, MD
Albert Salvador MD * Norma Ricafort RN * Elsie Almario DMD * Ferdinand Luyun RN * Murillo Mangubat MD * Jose Magana
Francis Talangbayan MD * Elizabeth Polutan RN * Nazario Pidlaoan, Jr.