Philippines

12:00am

Fri November 15, 2013

4:56pm

Thu November 14, 2013
Arts & Culture

Local Filipino community reacts to typhoon

Rev. Geoffrey Baraan, St. Anne's Catholic Church, Union City
The Catholic Voice

The deadly Typhoon Haiyan that hit the Philippines six days ago has claimed at least 2 thousand lives, with hundreds of thousands of survivors left with no shelter.

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3:29pm

Thu April 12, 2012
Arts & Culture

StoryCorps: The Manalo Love Story

About 16 years ago, San Francisco native Allan Manalo visited Manila, the capital of the Philippines, in an effort to reconnect with his heritage. There he met his wife, Joyce D. Juan-Manalo and recognized that even though they grew up with an ocean between them, they were strikingly similar in many ways. Here they recall the sparks that connected them in the beginning.

This interview was facilitated by Frank Kingman of San Francisco Storycorps.