Skip to content

Capturing stories of Filipinos
& Filipino Americans

Our Upcoming Events

Filipinos of South Bay Exhibit

In partnership with the Chula Vista Public Library, the Friends of the Chula Vista Heritage Museum, PASACAT and FANHS-San Diego and COPAO, the Filipinos of South Bay Exhibit will be developed, curated, designed and installed October, 2022. It will be housed at the Chula Vista Public Library Center Street through December 31, 2023. The exhibit will share stories of Filipinos of South Bay through the lense of Kapwa and the Bayanihan Spirit.

Filipinos of South Bay Exhibit

Grand Opening
Sun, Oct 2 at 1pm
Chula Vista Public Library Civic Central Branch

Community Listening

Sat, Jan 29 at 11 AM
Zoom Meeting

Community Listening

Sat, Mar 19 at 10 AM
Zoom Meeting

This is Tooltip!
This is Tooltip!
home-campaign-03
0%
Required
Raised
This is Tooltip!
home-campaign-02
0%
$890Required
$500Raised

Experience Filipino History

Learn about the history of Filipino and Filipino American history in South Bay

The Filipinos of South Bay Exhibit is open through December, 2023. It is located at the Chula Vista Library, Civic Center Branch in the Chula Vista Heritage Museum during Library Hours.

Filipinos of South Bay Exhibit

365 F Street
Chula Vista, CA 91910
(619) 691-5069

Map

Hours: Mon-Thurs 10AM – 8PM
Friday – Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 1pm – 5pm

About Us

FOSBE Committee

FoSBE is a collaboration of PASACAT; the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS-SD); and the Council of Philippine American Organizations of San Diego, County, Inc. (COPAO). The three organizations led three listening sessions in the winter, spring and summer of 2022 to gather stories for the exhibit.

Anamaria Labao Cabato, Co-Chair
Judy Patacsil, Co-Chair
Herb Delute
Eleanor Elefante-Leano
Sal Flor
Michelle Lopez
Joe Mazares
Grace Nall
Nancy Nieto
Felix Tuyay
Marie Zhivago

0 +
Stories
Shared
0 +
Families Participated
0 +
Communities Served

Donate

Donate today to support our mission to document and share Filipino & Filipino American History in the South Bay region

Get Involved

Donate and support our mission to document and share Filipino History in the San Diego Region.

Donor Levels

Kapwa Circle

$5,000

Bayanihan Spirit

$2,500

Kapamilya

$1,000

Barkada

$500

Kaibigan

$100

This Exhibit is Funded in Part By:

Schedule A Tour

Schedule a tour today to learn more about Filipino and Filipino American history in South Bay.

In The Media

Our exhibit’s Grand Opening was highlighted by the news.

Share Your Story

We’re currently working on curating the Filipinos of South Bay Exhibit to be unveiled Oct 1, 2022 and open through December 31, 2023. If you were raised or lived in the South Bay region of San Diego, we invite you to submit your Filipino American experience or provide organizations, businesses or individuals that impacted your Filipino American Experience and what they did to impact it.

Contact Us

Benefits Of Being A
Kapwa Circle Donor

$5,000

  • Title Sponsor on Marketing Media & Exhibit

  • Public Introduction at FOSBE Events 

  • Name Souvenir Program

  • 10 Tickets to FOSBE Preview

  • 10 Tickets to PASACAT Events

Benefits Of Being A
Bayanihan Spirit Donor

$2,500

  • Public Introduction at FOSBE Events 

  • Name Souvenir Program

  • 5 Tickets to FOSBE Preview

  • 5 Tickets to PASACAT Extravaganza

Benefits Of Being A
Kapamilya Donor

$1,000

  • Public Introduction at FOSBE Events

  • Name Souvenir Program

  • 2 Tickets to FOSBE Preview

  • 2 Tickets to PASACAT Extravaganza

Benefits Of Being A
Barkada Donor

$500

  • Name Souvenir Program

  • 2 Tickets to FOSBE Preview

Benefits Of Being A
Barkada Donor

$100

  • Name in Souvenir Program