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SIPA STATEMENT ON UNTIMELY DEATH OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR JOHN SWING

–Filipino American community mourns loss of longtime leader and beloved small business advocate at Search to Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA), rallies to support family through GoFundMe — LOS ANGELES, June 30, 2020—With deep sadness, Search to Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA) announces that its executive director, John Eric Swing, has died. He was 48. A greatly

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John Eric Swing – Community Leader and Advocate

With deep sadness, Search to Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA) announces that its executive director John Eric Swing has died. He was 48. Newly appointed to his leadership role on April 1, John was a greatly respected, experienced, and passionate colleague, and had been selected as SIPA executive director after the conclusion of a year-long nationwide

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PRAYERS REQUESTED FOR FILIPINO AMERICAN COMMUNITY LEADER JOHN SWING

–Longtime community leader at Search to Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA) listed in critical condition, family seeks prayers and support– LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2020—Search to Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA) is asking the community for prayers and support of its longtime staff member John Eric Swing. The Filipino American community leader is currently listed in critical

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SIPA is Hiring for a Business Counselor

Search To Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA) is looking for an experienced entrepreneurial person to join our organization to provide business counseling services to small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs in Los Angeles County. Founded in 1972, Search to Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA) is a non-profit, community-based social service organization providing culturally and linguistically appropriate services

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SIPA’s Updated Response to COVID – April 1, 2020

April 1, 2020 UPDATED AS OF 4/1 RE: SEARCH TO INVOLVE PILIPINO AMERICANS RESPONSE TO COVID-19 —SIPA to Temporarily Suspend Public Events and Community Services Through End of April— To Our Valued Community: As concern and uncertainty continues around the COVID-19 pandemic, also known as the coronavirus, we want to assure you that our main

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Executive Director Search

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SEARCH TO INVOLVE PILIPINO AMERICANS JOB DESCRIPTION Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director (ED) will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for Search to Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA) staff, programs, expansion and execution of its mission.  They will provide leadership in the development and implementation of programs and services, fundraising and

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2019 Asian Small Business Expo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=El6tiPxF6iY&feature=youtu.be    Event Highlights: Networking Exhibitors Business Services Government Agencies Franchisors Start-Up Opportunities Free Admission Free Parking Free Workshops Special Guest:  Antonio Vazquez, Member, CA Board of Equalization  Registration via Eventbrite: Click Here Or you may print and complete the following registration form (in your preferred language) and bring to the Expo on Saturday, 10/19/19.   Walk-ins are

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SIPA Survey & Sweepstakes

A local non-profit organization wants to hear your opinion. By providing your thoughts, you can help the organization better serve its community. As an added bonus, if you take the survey, you can enter for a chance to win a $50 VISA Gift Card! FILL OUT THE SURVEY NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Open to

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