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A CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS,PERFORMERS AND PARTICIPANTS TO THE 5TH KALAYAAN PARADE IN HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN, SATURDAY, JUNE 03, 2017

JFAV UPDATES
May 18, 2017

A CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS,PERFORMERS AND PARTICIPANTS TO THE 5TH KALAYAAN PARADE IN HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN, SATURDAY, JUNE 03, 2017

Los Angeles–CALLING ALL PATRIOTIC AND FREEDOM LOVING FILIPINO-AMERICANS:

The Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV), one of the founders of the 5th KALAYAAN Parade in Historic Filipinotown is calling all FilAm school organizations, youth organizations., clubs and community organizations for volunteers, performers and participants in the program after the parade and exhibitors for 5th KALAYAAN Parade and Program.

The 5th KALAYAAN Parade assembly area is in front of the Silver Lake Medical Center ( SLMC) at Temple St. The parade assembly will be from 8:00 AM to 9:00AM.The Parade starts at exactly 9:00 AM.

The after-parade program will to be held in the FACLA compound on Saturday, June 03, 2017 from 11AM to 3 PM

1.For Volunteers to the Parade and Program:

1.We need volunteers for security, set up, sign-in and marshals for the parade. In return, volunteers will receive FREE-shirts for their day’s work The parade starts at 9:00 AM

We also need volunteers to be the flag-bearers and banner holders during the parade. We will be displaying the Filipino and American flags and the different flags of the Philippine revolution.

2. Volunteers for the parade should report at the sign-in table at FACLA at 7:30 AM. There will be a briefing at 8;00 AM. And tasks will be given and fanned out for the parade.

3, After the parade, the volunteers for the parade can go and sign-out around 11;00 AM and will receive their lunch after the parade at FACLA grounds.

3. Performers and Volunteers for the program:

The 5th KALAYAAN Program will start around 11:00 AM. They will assure that the program goes on smoothly, the participants are warned and notified on cue for their participation in the program.

1. They will help in the set up early in the morning and also in the take-down in the afternoon. They can sign out after 3:00 PM at FACLA

2. For Performers And Participants in the Program :

1.We need participants for the program that can give entertainment and information to the public about the 119th Philippine Independence Day. We came to celebrate and enjoy the day as a tribute to our heroes for Philippine Independence.

2. Those who are interested and who wanted to perform, please call Art Garcia at (213) 318-9065 or email him at jfavusa8@gmail.com.

3. The deadline for participants to the program is at 12;00 AM, May 31, 2017

3. Participation in the Parade:

1.If you want to participate in the parade, you can form a contingent ( if you want to walk the more than a mile of the parade around Historic Filipinotown),

Bring your flags, banners and signs .Please wear light clothes and comfortable shoes, bring extra water and Filipino or American flags.

2. If you want to bring a float in a vehicle, a convertible or a car with your muse or organization, please be at the assembly area at 8:00 AM.

The line-up for the parade is on the “first come, first served” basis.

3. You can park on the streets or at the SLMC parking Lot. FACLA ‘s parking lot is closed for the program. Please ask the security or the marshals for information.

The deadline for applications for participation is at 12:00 Mid Night June 01, 2017

For for more information please call Art Garcia at (213) 318-9065 or email him at jfavusa8@gmail.com.

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