As Bayanihan Festival draws near the FilClub being the mother of all Filipino organizations in Dubai and Northern Emirates visited the United Filipino Community in Umm Al Quwain whose President is a registered nurse by profession Ms. Amy Miranda. It was a fruitful meeting as we learned that the UFC-UAQ members are working in the same hospital and has a one common denominator and that is the passion to serve our fellow kababayan. They are now planning to expand their group by inviting those Filipinos living in UAQ and gather even those existing groups if there is, Ms. Amy the UFA-UAQ President said. The meeting lasted for 3 hours that ended with an invitation from FilClub Chairman Dayot to join the Bayanihan Festival 2017, the group expressed their full support and not only to participate but they will help to encourage the entire filipino community in Umm Al Quwain to attend the BF 2017.
Right after the meeting the FilClub officers went to Ras Al Khaimah and meet the filipino community leaders. The FilClub-RAK community will bring the whole Barangay in Dubai to celebrate the spirit of Christmas and expressed their full support as well to the Bayanihan Festival 2017, headed by Mr. Meliton Castillo with Ms. Rina Gauer together with the officers and the same also from CFC-RAK and Bath Spa University who were present during the meeting. The FilClub appreciated the support both the filipino community in UAQ and RAK to join this biggest Bayanihan Festival 2017.