Holiday Bazaar at I-Hotel San Francisco Nov 30
Since the typhoon, the community has mobilized to help the people of the Philippines in any way possible. There has been kulintang electronic dance music in a few events already, but here are two more fundraisers that will feature kulintang music:
Saturday, November 30th, 2013
“Holiday Bazaar” at International Hotel Manilatown (San Francisco, CA)
Join us for a Holiday Bazaar & Fundraiser at the historic International Hotel Manilatown in downtown San Francisco. We’ll have local vendors for unique gifts. Featured live performances by local artists featuring Ron Quesada on the Kulintang and a community “Kapwa jam” at 6PM.
$5 suggested donation to the NAFCON Bayanihan Relief campaign help victims of Philippine Calamities No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
Featured vendors: Ray Haguisan, Kristian Kabuay, Sala Imports, Florante Aguilar (Harana the Movie), Titania Buchholdt, Bayani Art, Calia, Almost 11, Malyari
Performers: Kulintronica with dancers, Eskabo Daan, Dane Hipolito, Shelia Alix
Also featuring a fashion show of cultural inspired everyday looks featuring local designers, vintage and katutubo made items.
Interested in being a vendor? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, December 7th, 2013
“Parol Lantern Workshop/Fundraiser” at Hallidie Plaza near Powell BART Station (San Francisco, CA)
Take a break from holiday shopping and make a Parol lantern! Featuring live music and artists. Get custom Philippine script on your parol from Kristian Kabuay. Make an on-site to aid the Philippine relief effort and get your presents wrapped at our gift-wrap center.
Hosted by: Allan Manalo
Ukulenny & Dane Hipolito – ukulele & vocals
CryWolffs – electroviolin
Kulintronica – kulintang and electronica
Kristian Kabuay – Baybayin (native Filipino calligraphy)
Paolo Salazar – chalk art
December 8 fundraiser at StubHub Center Stadium Club
Sunday, December 8th, 2013
“Operation Typhoon Haiyan” at the Stub Hub Center’s Stadium Club (Carson, CA)
Featuring Kulintronica and Kayamanan Ng Lahi
The Los Angeles Booz Allen Hamilton office is supporting a charity Benefit Show open to the public that will help the Typhoon calamity victims in the Philippines. The firm is providing financial support and employees are volunteering to help make this event happen. This is a local way for employees to come alongside our Los Angeles Filipino community as they mount recovery support for their families and friends.
100% of proceeds will benefit ABS-CBN Foundation International’s (AFI) Rehabilitation Program. AFI is a 501(c)3 non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to improving the lives of disadvantaged Filipino families in the Philippines and around the world. It is the public service arm of ABS-CBN / TFC Broadcasting Corporation, one of Asia’s biggest media conglomerates.