W E L C O M Eto the virtual headquarters of the Filipino-American Association of Greater Columbia, SC (FAAGC), a voluntary organization to promote inter-cultural education and understanding.
Duly registered and incorporated in the state of
South Carolina in 1991, FAAGC is an IRS-approved
501(c)(3) educational/cultural/charitable non-profit, all-volunteer organization.
• To join and support FAAGC so "Together We Make a Difference," please use the following highly secure online forms:
• Membership Application Form.
• Membership Fees
• Tax-Deductible Donations
Scholarship Application Form
Volunteer Application Form
Festival of Lights Christmas Celebration tickets
Harana (Serenade) Valentine's Fundraiser tickets
• Calendar of Events
Saturday, Dec 10, 2022; 5-9 pm
FAAGC Festival of Lights Christmas Celebration
St. John Neumann School Auditorium (721 Polo Road, Columbia 29223)
Join the FAAGC family in the Festival of Lights event, our annual Christmas celebration, with:
• catered Filipino food dinner
• make-your-own parol (Christmas lantern) / ornament contest
• "make-it-and wear-it" ugly sweater contest
• Santa's gifts for children
• entertainment by the Harana band and the Columbia Fil-Am Dance Troupe
• charity raffle, music, dancing.
•> Buy your tickets online for the Festival of Lights Christmas Celebration using the iATS highly secure system.
• Saturday, Feb 18, 2023; 5:30 pm -- 10 pm
Harana (Serenade) -- Valentine's Celebration & Fundraiser
Columbia Museum of Arts (1515 Main St., Columbia 29201)
Celebrate the season of love with us at the
FAAGC Harana (Serenade) event, with champagne, catered hors d'oeuvres, and live band music.
• Attendees can have after-hours private viewing of museum exhibits from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
• The for-adults-(21+)-only, semi-formal get-together is a fundraising event to benefit the FAAGC Scholarship and Cultural programs.
•> Buy your tickets online for the Harana (Serenade) event using the iATS highly secure system.
• Saturday, Sept 23, 2023
FAAGC 31st Annual Gala
R2I2 Conference Center (763 Fashion Drive, Columbia 29223)
Get your Masskara ready and join in the colorful FAAGC Annual Gala celebration for a family evening of cultural entertainment, dancing, conversation, raffles, and more.
• The Gala is FAAGC's biggest fundraising event to benefit all of our FAAGC Scholarship, Cultural and Charitable programs.
•> More details coming soon.