PCCF HIGHLIGHTS

March 28, 1994 - The concept of the PCCF, as an agency of CAFFA was introduced by Richard Tumanon, first President of CAFFA to a group of volunteers who later formed the AdHoc Committee.

December 31, 1994 - $50 donation from the Friends of Charity initiated the Foundation's Trust fund.

March 21, 1995 - The application 7 by-laws of the PCCF were signed by the founding incorporatiors: Ed Contreras, Danny Serrano, Roger Salas, Ernie Miranda, Richard Tumanon & Erlinda Tumanon.

March 28, 1995 - PCCF was incorporated under the Alberta Society Act.

December 31, 1995 - The Loonie campaign was launched at the CAFFA New Year's Eve Party sponsored by the Filipino Lions club which genrated $ 360.50.

April 1996 - First issue of the "Bayanihan" with Kathleen Reyes as First Editor.

February 8, 1997 - Draft of the Constitution & By-laws was completed by the constitution & By-laws Committee composed of Clem Tigley, Richard Tumanon, Rose Guanzon & Maria Belinda Tumanon.

June 13, 1997 - marked the signing of the PCCF Constitution at the CNIB.

November 3, 1997 - Interim Board of Trustees was appointed.

May 31, 1998 - First election of the PCCF Officers and Board of Trustees at Forest Heights Childcare Centre

December 19, 1998 - Final Draw of the first PCCF Raffle held at the Crossroads Hotel.

May 16-17, 1999 - first Casino fundraising held at the Elbow River Inn Casino

March 25, 2000 - First Fundraising Gala Night held at the Sheraton Eau Claire

February 15, 2001 - Possession date of the Philippine Cultural Centre

February 24, 2001 - (2:00 p.m.) Blessing of the Philippine Cultural Centre

February 24 & 25, 2001 - Open House to celebrate the acquisition of our very own cultural centre.

May 26, 2001 - 2nd Fundraising Gala Night held at the Calgary Stampede.

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