D.C. Area’s Growing Filipino Population Rallies around Social Causes (Asian Fortune, December 6, 2013)

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D.C. Area’s Growing Filipino Population Rallies around Social Causes; Faces Challenges, Opportunities By Tamara Treichel

The Philippines have come into the spotlight recently with Typhoon Haiyan lashing the Philippines in November and Filipino American Heritage Month being celebrated in October. But how are Filipinos faring in the United States, and in the metro D.C. area in particular?

Asian Fortune talked with five professionals, four of which are Filipino, both in the D.C. metro area and California about the growth of this particular group and the challenges and also exciting opportunities it faces. Continue reading