Philippine-American Association of Madison & Neighboring Areas

Upcoming events

    • Sunday, February 24, 2019
    • Sunday, July 21, 2019
    • 6 sessions
    • Fitchburg Public Library, 5530 Lacy Rd, Fitchburg, WI 53711
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    Are You Interested For Your Child to Learn Tagalog?

    Sign Up is Now Open for PAMANA Kantahang Pambata. The PAMANA Cultural Education Committee is inviting parents and grandparents with children or grandchildren ages 5 to 12 years old to encourage their kids to join our Tagalog kids singing group. PAMANA Kantahang Pambata aims to introduce children to the Tagalog language through songs and instill an appreciation for the Filipino culture.They will learn one Tagalog song every month with a possible opportunity to perform at a future PAMANA event.

    Practice/Meetings will be held one Sunday a month, from 2-3:30 pm. The first and the last meeting will be held at the University of  Wisconsin Memorial Union. The  first practice dates is February 24. The last practice date is July 21, 2019

    The rest of the practice dates and meeting venue are:

    • March 24, 2:00-3:30 PM, Fitchburg Public Library, 5530 Lacy Rd, Fitchburg, WI 53711
    • April 28, 2:00-3:30 PM, Fitchburg Public Library, 5530 Lacy Rd, Fitchburg, WI 53711
    • May 19, 2:00-3:30 PM, Fitchburg Public Library, 5530 Lacy Rd, Fitchburg, WI 53711
    • June 23, 2:00-330 PM, To be Determined

    All participants must register. Register your child/grandchild here.

    Waiver & Release

    By signing up your child/grandchild to PAMANA Kantahang Pambata, parents agree to the Terms & Conditions of the Event Participation Agreement and Release and Waiver of Liability (“Release”) and the Video/Photograph Release. Parents will be required to turn in or sign these waivers on the the 1st day meeting attendance.

    The PAMANA Cultural Education Committee's goals are to promote and impart the Filipino tradition, culture and legacy by sharing practices, rituals, music, dance, food and literature through interactive presentation and activities.

    Cultural Education Committee Members & Kantahang Pambata Volunteers

    Jenny Ybanez (co-chair), Lynelle Harrison (co-chair), Gie Best, Bruce Best, Rina Courtier, Agnes Salvo, Jerry Salvo, Marechiel Santos-Lang, Chris Santos-Lang and Noli Ybanez

    Questions? Please contact Jenny Ybanez



    • Friday, May 24, 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    • Sunday, May 26, 2019
    • 5:00 PM
    • 1919 Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI

    Have fun volunteering and fundraising for PAMANA at this year's Brat Fest 2019, the "World's Largest Bratfest" at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin!  Brat Fest is a 3 day festival with lots of music, food and fun!

    There are several shifts available this year on these dates:

    • Friday, May 24
    • Saturday, May 25 
    • Sunday, May 26  

    You can sign up for one or multiple shifts that are available. PAMANA will earn $8.00 per hour per volunteer that works.  Positions are on a first-come, first-served basis, so sign up today.  Spots are filling fast! The more people we have volunteering, the more funds we can raise!

    To register to volunteer, please go directly to Brat Fest’s volunteer website.  Register here.

    Once you are on Brat Fest's page, click on “Sign up for this event” and follow the instructions.  Please make sure you choose PAMANA as the charity you are volunteering for.

    If you have any questions, please contact our PAMANA Bratfest volunteer coordinator Bong-Bong Barut at jbarut@gmail.com.

    Thank you for volunteering and supporting PAMANA!  


    • Saturday, June 08, 2019
    • Sunday, June 09, 2019
    • 2 sessions
    • Olin Park, 1156 Olin-Turville Ct, Madison, WI 53715
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    Madison Half-Ironman

    PAMANA Volunteering 2019

    Looking for a fun way to support the Madison Community while helping PAMANA raise funds for its operations and projects? PAMANA is seeking at least 15 volunteers per shift (minimum total of 30 volunteers) for Ironman 70.3 Wisconsin Madison (Madison Half Ironman) to help with Athlete Check-in  on Saturday, June 8 and The Finish Line on Sunday, June 9.  In exchange for our efforts, the Ironman Foundation will award a Volunteering Foundation Grant to PAMANA ($300-$500).  The more volunteers we have, the more grant money we will get that we can use for our PAMANA programs and activities.

    Saturday, June 8, 2019, 8:30am - 12:30pm, Athlete Check-In at Olin Park in Madison

    Assist Ironman staff with athlete check-in. Tasks include but are not limited to the following volunteer stations:   collecting athlete information and waivers; sorting/filing the athletes’ information card and waivers; handing out athletes packet, handing out athletes materials.

    Sunday, June 9, 2019, 10:15am - 1:45pm, Finish Line at Olin Park in Madison
    The finish line is a very busy area with many different volunteer jobs working in unison. Jobs include handing out t-shirts, medals, beverages. Assisting athletes through the finish chute and helping keep area clean and safe for athletes and volunteers.      

    Pre-register on the PAMANA website to volunteer on behalf of PAMANA

    Click here to pre-register.

    You may sign up for one or both shifts.  Kids 10 years old and older can volunteer with an adult. However, each volunteer regardless of age must register separately. All volunteers are required to provide the individual information on the sign up site.   For the PAMANA pre-registration site, each registration requires a unique email. For example:  If mom and 10 year-old son are volunteering, the son needs to be registered using his own email or using dad’s email.  Your information will then be entered on Ironman’s official volunteer website by PAMANA.  This ensures that PAMANA volunteers will be volunteering together.

    Once your information is entered on the official Ironman website, you will receive a confirmation email from Ironman with your shift/location information and other instructions.

    Registration/Volunteering Cancellation Deadline:  The deadline to register and to cancel is Saturday, June 1, 2019. To cancel, please log back in using your email address or contact Lynelle Harrison.

    Thank you for volunteering and supporting IRONMAN Wisconsin, the athletes and PAMANA!

     Questions? Contact Volunteer Coordinator Lynelle Harrison.

    Where does Ironman 70.3 Wisconsin Madison take place?

    The race will grace the shores along iconic Olin Park starting with a 1.2-mile swim in the waters of Lake Monona, the same lake used by IRONMAN Wisconsin. Competitors will then bike 56 miles among the endless rolling hills of Dane County, south of Madison using the Capital City Bike Path. Finally, a picturesque 13.1-mile counter-clockwise run along the shores of Lake Monona on the way back to Madison.


    • Sunday, September 08, 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • UW Madison Campus, Lot 60
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    PAMANA Volunteering 2019

    Looking for a fun way to support the Madison Community while helping PAMANA raise funds for its operations and projects? PAMANA is seeking at least 15 volunteers for Ironman WI 2019.  In exchange for our efforts, the Ironman Foundation will award a Volunteering Foundation Grant to PAMANA ($300-$500).  The more volunteers we have, the more grant money we will get that we can use for our PAMANA programs and activities.

    Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, 11;30am - 4:00pm, Run Aid Station 7

    Tasks include set up of station and hand out water and food to runners.

    Pre-register on the PAMANA website to volunteer on behalf of PAMANA

    Kids 10 years old and older can volunteer with an adult. However, each volunteer regardless of age must register separately. All volunteers are required to provide the individual information on the sign up site.   For the PAMANA pre-registration site, each registration requires a unique email. For example:  If mom and 10 year-old son are volunteering, the son needs to be registered using his own email or using dad’s email.  Your information will then be entered on Ironman’s official volunteer website by PAMANA.  This ensures that PAMANA volunteers will be volunteering together.

    Once your information is entered on the official Ironman website, you will receive a confirmation email from Ironman with your shift/location information and other instructions.

    Registration/Volunteering Cancellation Deadline:  The deadline to register and to cancel is Sunday, Sept. 1st, 2019. To cancel, please log back in using your email address or contact Lynelle Harrison.

    Thank you for volunteering and supporting IRONMAN Wisconsin, the athletes and PAMANA!

     Questions? Contact Volunteer Coordinator Lynelle Harrison.

Past events

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 Fundraiser at Chipotle
Saturday, April 06, 2019 PAMANA Kapihan Series #2: Our Love Story
Sunday, March 31, 2019 PAMANA Co-Sponsorship of UW FASO Philippine Culture Night 2019
Saturday, February 09, 2019 PAMANA Winter Wellness Zumba
Saturday, January 12, 2019 PAMANA Pinoy Cooking Class
Saturday, December 01, 2018 PAMANA Paskong Pinoy Celebration 2018
Sunday, October 28, 2018 PAMANA Family Fall Outing at Enchanted Valley Acres
Saturday, October 27, 2018 PAMANA Halloween Party 2018 for Scholarship
Saturday, September 22, 2018 PAMANA Fall Day Trip to Oshkosh
Sunday, September 09, 2018 Ironman Wisconsin 2018 PAMANA Volunteering
Saturday, July 21, 2018 PAMANA Sama-Sama III Summer Picnic
Saturday, June 09, 2018 Madison Half Ironman PAMANA Volunteering
Monday, May 28, 2018 PAMANA Bratfest 2018 Volunteering
Saturday, March 17, 2018 Fil-Am St. Patrick's Day Karaoke with PAMANA friends
Sunday, February 11, 2018 PAMANA Kapihan - Our Migration Story
Saturday, January 27, 2018 Second Harvest Food Bank Volunteering with PAMANA Friends
Saturday, January 06, 2018 Kids Karaoke with Fil-Am Families
Saturday, December 16, 2017 Paskong Pinoy 2017 - A Filipino-American Christmas Holiday Party
Friday, November 10, 2017 Madison Launch: Multilingual Filipino Picture Books from Sari-Sari Storybooks
Saturday, October 21, 2017 Filipino American Community Halloween Party 2017
Saturday, September 09, 2017 Let's Zumba with Fe - Session 6
Saturday, August 26, 2017 Let's Zumba with Fe - Session 5
Saturday, August 12, 2017 Let's Zumba with Fe - Session 4
Saturday, July 22, 2017 Let's Zumba with Fe - Session 3
Saturday, July 08, 2017 Let's Zumba with Fe - Session 2
Saturday, June 24, 2017 Let's Zumba with Fe - All 6 Sessions Package
Saturday, June 24, 2017 Let's Zumba with Fe - Session 1
Saturday, December 10, 2016 Himig ng Pasko Tawag ng Pagkakaisa (PAMANA Holiday & Unity Celebration)
Saturday, October 29, 2016 PAMANA 2016 Halloween Party
Saturday, July 30, 2016 Second Harvest Volunteering
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