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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.
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.
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
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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.