Flagler County Commissioners Nate McLaughlin, Barbara Revels, Chairman George Hanns, Vice Chairman Frank Meeker and Commissioner Charles Ericksen Jr. In the front row Board member Fe Batan, President of the Philippine American Club of Palm Coast Teri Zuza, Adviser Beme Mayo and Treasurer Rey Mayo.
The Philippine Community of Flagler County is active in public affairs in Flagler County and desires to have a mutual understanding of other ethnic group. They are a proud group of people who also wish to preserve and maintain their own culture while assimilating traditions of their own homeland, the United States of America.
There exists between the United States and the Philippine Republic a very special relationship which is due only in part to the fact that the Republic was once a protectorate of the government of the United States of America.
In June of this year the Philippine Republic celebrates fifty one years of independence and the Philippine American Club of Palm Coast commemorates it’s 21 year anniversary as a n organization in Flagler County.
The Flagler County Commission Proclaimed the week of June 22 as Philippine Week in Flagler County. The Commission asks that all residents join in extending their good wishes for a joyous celebration of Philippine independence and pay tribute to the Philippine Community for their right heritage.