NEWS AND Updates
LIVE PILIPINO MUSIC sa HARD ROCK!
Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020
Hard Rock Boston
22 Clinton St, Boston, MA 02109
Filipino BOODLEFEST Dinner and Dance Was A Success!!!
In the Philippines, a boodlefest is a military-style meal in which food is piled on top of banana leaves, laid out on long tables. Partaking in a boodlefest symbolizes solidarity in celebrating successful events.
Oct. 5, 2019
Watertown Sons of Italy
BKP Lecture to Peace Corps Volunteers in IIRR
BKP, represented by Alice Quilicot and Meah Ang See, gave a talk on the (BKP) organization to Peace Corps Volunteers (PCVs) during the latter’s In Service Training last February 7, 20017 at the International Institute of Rural Reconstruction or IIRR in Silang, Cavite.
The attendees were PCVs from the Education Sector who have been in their respective communities since July 2016. The volunteers handled schools catering to elementary, high school and even college/university students. BKP reps discussed their organizarion’s bakcgorund and the BKP-Peace Corp collaboration (including previous projects and possible future ventures). Also discussed were workshops offered/facilitated by BKP: FSER & TWR – with Reading Buddies (as part of the TWR workshop).
Many PCVs expressed their interest in collaborating with BKP. Moreover, the Education Sector Director, Efren, said that he will work on building a tie-up between BKP and the US Embassy’s Public Affair Section (PAS) and also the Regional English Language Office (RELO) for another grant to fund workshops and book donation for Peace Corps communities.
IN THE NEWS
The Lowell Sun
The Z-List by Dacey Zouzas
by William Laforme