LA PWC MARKED 55 YEARS OF COMMUNITY SERVICE

EPCC NEWS
June 27, 2016

LA PWC MARKED 55 YEARS OF COMMUNITY SERVICE

13524422_1085380738221773_4875494859585353238_nLos Angeles– “The oldies but the goodies.”

The Los Angeles Philippine Women’s Club ( LA PWC),the oldest Filipino American women’s organization, marked their 55th years of community service by installing its new officers and new members.

In her welcome address, Past President Amelia Arichea lauded its officers. She said, “ I thought I was too old, too tired and just want to retire but the president, Ms, Linda Jones then sold her house and relocated to Arizona, thus I have to assume the presidency again.

But when I see Mrs. Ruby Cube who is older then me who still works, then I said, when should I rest and retire?”

She also mentioned that, ” the LA PWC has the distinction of the only API organization whose came is the the marker of the Music Center at the Ahmanson Theater in DTLA. The LA PWC supported the project,”

A Happy Occasion

The happy occasion was held at the Manila Terrace Social hall at 2328 W. Temple St. at Historic FIlipinotown, DTLA .

Their guest speaker was Ruby Cube, Past president of the California Federation of Women’s Club, Los Cerritos District.

She was introduced by LA PWC Vice President and work horse, Rosalie Caratao who was also the installing officer for the installation of new officers and members of the LA PWC..

New Officers, New Members

She swore in the new set of officers led by President Perla Santos and nine new members of the LA PWC.

After the new President Perla Santos accepted her post and Mrs.
Linda Maestro conducted the Cadena De Amor ceremony,

Atty. Roman Mosqueda and Sir Knight Commander of the KOr-HFT Art Garcia regaled the crowd with their songs.Maestro Buddy Reyes played his music and accompanied the singers.

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