Galing Foundation, Inc.

is a non profit 501 (c) 3 tax exempt charitable organization registered in the State of Georgia

GFI assists in providing quality educational resources to underserved public schools, libraries and day care centers.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

"An Evening of Gratitude", an honoring of contributors from the Filipino community - PHCG Donato

Photo: (front) Jordan Alexander Moratin (10 yrs. old), Youth Leader Awardee 2010 with PHCG Raoul Ray Donato, Dodi Ward (pres. Fil-Am of Greater Atlanta), Esther Wilson (chair Federation of Philippine American Organizations in GA), Didi O'Connor (pres. Philippine American Chamber of Commerce in GA), Joanne Kelly Utt (Youth Leader Awardee 2009), Ana Blackburn (Dir. Galing Foundation, Inc.) & Alan Alberto (co-emcee)

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Photo: Alan Alberto (standing in for artist Tony Alberto), Grace Ragheb (Munting Tinig), Esther Wilson (NW Philam), Ces Alberto (Mabuhay Dance Group), Atty. Bryan Ramos & PHCG Ray Donato

December 3, 2010, Chamblee, GA

In partnership with the Philippine Honorary Consul General Raoul "Ray" Donato, Galing Foundation, Inc. organized "An Evening of Gratitude", an annual year end celebration in recognition of leaders and contributors in the local community and in the Philippines through the Foundation.

Sunday, Dec. 12 : Philippine Day at Fernbank Museum

Photo: Joy Alberto-King, Alan Alberto, Jem Alberto, Gina Le, Aaron Alberto & Angelo Alberto

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Come and see "Simbang Gabi", the Philippine Christmas Tree sponsored by the Philippine Honorary Consulate General and Galing Foundation, Inc., decorated by artist Tony Alberto as part of the Winter Wonderland Exhibition at Fernbank Museum of Natural History. (767 Clifton Road, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30307 Information: 404.929.6300 Tickets: 404.929.6400)

On Sunday, December 12 at 2:30pm, join the Mabuhay Atlanta Dance Group as they demonstrate "Tinikling", the Philippine national dance. Children and adults will have an opportunity to meet the dancers and experience this fun and interactive dance.

This educational event is for the whole family.

Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Traditions Around the World exhibition runs until January 5, 2011.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

From the Board of Galing Foundation, Inc. Maraming Salamat to Galing Partners 2010

Photo: Ana Blackburn, Toni Daya-Luetgers, Arjho Turner, Jane Rolen, PHCG Ray Donato, Ces Alberto & Grace Ragheb

From the Board of Galing Foundation, Inc. Maraming Salamat to Galing Partners 2010

The Philippine Honorary Consulate General Raoul "Ray" Donato and...
Aaron Alberto
Abundant Life Church
Alan Alberto
Angelo Alberto
Al Dampog
Alyssa & Audrey Assis
Ana Blackburn
Andi Mikaela Gener
Anja Hostetler
Anna Carter & Family
Antonio E. Daya
Aries Arugay
Arjho C. Turner
Assist 2 Sell
Ating Tinig (Quartet at Bayanihan)
Atlanta Dogwood Festival
Barbara Knapp & Friends of Roswell Library
Barnes & Noble Bookstore
Bernadette Manaois-Muyot
Bernie Utt
Bernard Turner & BMAD (Buy Me A Dictionary) Project
Beth Villanueva
Bobbie Brooks
Brent Peabody
Brian Hilt & Atlanta Dogwood Festival
Bryan Ramos, Esq. of Ramos Law Firm
Caitlyn Yap
Care Net Pregnancy Resource Center
Cartridge World Lilburn
Ces Alberto
Cheryl Alberto King
Christian Ortiz
Christine Joy
Cross of Life Christian Montessori School
Cross of Life Lutheran Church
Dan Evans & Datu Wali Mission
Dave Maxwell
Didi O'Connor & Philippine American Chamber of Commerce in GA
Doddy Ward & Fil-Am Association of Greater Atlanta
Dr. Bobbi Hohmann & Fernbank Museum of Natural History
Dr. Josephine Tan & the Asian American Commission for a New Georgia
Dr. Kim Reimann & GSU Asian Studies
Dr. & Mrs. Romy Moriles
Ed Villanueva
Eleanor Estacio
Esther Wilson
Esther Wilson, Chair of Federation of Philippine American Organizations in GA
Father Chito Palang & St. Thomas Aquinas
Father Diosmar Natad & St. Brigid Catholic Church
Fe Abulencia
Filipino community
Fran Tiangco
Friends of Roswell Library
Georgia Council for International Visitors
Gloria Enriquez
Gov. Sonny Perdue
Grace Ragheb
Hermon Rao & Cross of Life Social Concerns Ministry
Jamie Alberto
Jan Marianne Uy
Jane Rolen
Janice Alcalde
Joy Sison & Family
Jocelyn Robles & GFI Mindanao Outreach Volunteers
Jordan Alexander Moratin
Cheryl (Joy) Alberto-King
Kelly Joanne Utt
Lesley Frapier La Fete International
Lani Evans
Lauren Luetgers
Lauren Turner
Lolita M. Daya
Lori Davis
Luisa Godbold
Mabuhay Atlanta Dancers
Mabuhay Store
Mai P. Hecht, Esq.
Manila Mart
Maniya Barredo & The Metropolitan Ballet Theater
Marilyn Doromal
Maritona Duran
Marietta Mauricio
May Kinnunen & NW Philam Association
Melissa Luetgers
Metro Atlanta Combined Federal Campaign & SSA
Metropolitan Atlanta Combined Federal Campaign
MMW Logistics
Mylene Santana, Eden Anastasoff, Marissa Talbot, Livia Hostetler & Atl-Fil Moms
Myrtle Yap
Neighborhood Newspaper
Omar Ragheb
Sandra Spaeth & Queen of Angels Catholic School
Shereen Ragheb
Sachi Koto Communications
Tonices Alberto
Tony Alberto
T-Square Band
Munting Tinig Children's Choral Group
Virgie Baccay
Winnie Alfelor

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Friday, Dec. 3: "An Evening of Gratitude"


*"Leadership & Challenges Ahead of the New Generation”
by Bryan Camacho Ramos, Esq., Founder & C.E.O., The Ramos Law Firm, LLC

*"The Philippines & Consular Matters & Volunteer Appreciation” by
Philippine Honorary Consul General "Ray" Raoul Donato

Jordan Moratin as Youth Leadership Awardee 2010

* "GFI Annual Report" by Arjho C. Turner, Director for GFI Mindanao Outreach

You are invited to.....“An Evening of Gratitude”

The 6th Annual Community Year End Dinner with Philippine Honorary Consul General Raoul “Ray” Donato, 4th GFI Youth Leadership Award and Volunteer Appreciation

Friday, December 3, 2010 * Canton House Restaurant
(4825 Buford Hwy. Chamblee, Georgia)

* 6p.m. Registration & Networking
* 7p.m. Program

Emcee: Ana Blackburn

GFI Youth Leadership Selection Committee Members:

Ms. Doddy Ward, Fil-Am Association of Greater Atlanta, Ms. Esther Wilson, Federation of Philippine American Organizations in GA and Ms. Didi O'Connor, Philippine American Chamber of Commerce in GA

*Entertainment *

Cost: $15 per person
For Reservations, please contact:
Ces Alberto (404) 361-9313
Ana Blackburn (404) 925-2639

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