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Fred Cordova, the man who made Filipinos in America proud of their history and heritage

Fred Cordova, the founding president of the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS), left a great inspiration to Overseas Filipinos to remember their roots and give back to the Philippines in ways that they can. Through his life and great works, the book "Filipinos: Forgotten Asian Americans" and his lobbied resolution on the celebration of Filipino American History month every October in the United States, he exemplified the phrase "Proudly Pinoy".

 

source: http://globalnation.inquirer.net/97723/fred-cordova-bridging-the-fil-ams-two-worlds