Balikbayan 101: A Discussion About Philippine Migration

On Dec. 18, the world will be observing International Migrants’ Day. We will be celebrating it by understanding our own people’s migration story, the story of the balikbayan. “Balikbayan” means literally to return to one’s country. It’s used to refer to overseas/migrant Filipinos. 

Come to Anakbayan New Jersey’s workshop about Philippine migration. Learn about the history, causes and issues surrounding our people’s migration stories. 

WHAT: Discussion About Philippine Migration  ( RSVP here )

WHERE: Social Justice House, 125 Glenwood Ave. Jersey City, NJ 07306

WHEN: Sunday, December 2, 2012 | 2pm-5pm

*light refreshments and snacks will be provided

For more information contact Ren Carandang at 973.296.9973 or email us at