Watch more in iWant or TFC.tv DALY CITY, California - The city council here honored two Filipina-Americans who spent their lives working to empower their communities through political representation and civic engagement. Alice Pena Bulos and Erlinda Tiongco Galeon may have passed on but their valuable work in the community will soon be memorialized. The Alta Loma Tot lot will be renamed in honor of Galeon this November. Next year, the Serra Station Townhouse Project Community Room will be named after Bulos. With the support of California Assemblyman Phil Ting and the approval from Governor Gavin Newsom, a stretch of California State Route 35 will be renamed after Bulos as well. “Now that's the stretch of the highway that runs through San Francisco, Daly City, and South San Francisco, where Alice Bulos is from. So we thought it would be the perfect location for people throughout the bay area, as they go through the freeway, the highway, they could see and recognize Alice … [Read more...] about Daly City honors 2 Filipina community leaders
Will CEU allow foreigners in its 9-person board?Centro Escolar University Inc. (CEU) has 1,023 Filipinos and eight foreigners as stockholders for a total of 1,031 holders of 372,414,400 common shares out of 800 million authorized capital stock with par value of P1 per common share. In a general information sheet (GIS) for 2019, CEU said it has 1,023 Filipino stockholders who own 371,373,057 common shares. Their ownership represents 99.72 percent of 372,414,400 outstanding CEU common shares. Foreigners account for ownership of 1,041,343 CEU common shares, or 0.28 percent. A Singaporean holds 21,509 CEU common shares, or 0.01 percent, while six Americans own 662,263 CEU common shares. One stockholder was classified under “others” with 357,571 CEU common shares.The same GIS listed two stockholders — USAUTOCO Inc. with 126,620,891 CEU common shares, or 34 percent, and U.S. Automotive Co. Inc. with 55,963,803 CEU common shares, or 15.02 percent. PCD Nominee Corp. is record … [Read more...] about Will CEU allow foreigners in its 9-person board?