L.E.A.D Filipino Founder Dr. Gel Cortez presents “Our Organization’s Journey” as part of the San Jose Public Library’s 2021 AAPI Heritage Month Speaker Series.
L.E.A.D Filipino Board Member, Alexandria Chu, speaks at the opening of San Jose’s Delano Manongs Park (April 2021)

Angelica Cortez, LEAD Filipino, guest speaks at Ding Ding TV (May 2019)
2020 Statewide Filipinx Policy Symposium featured on Balitang America (Feb 2020)

3rd Annual Fly Pinays Leadership Summit on Balitang America (Mar 2019)

Press Releases

L.E.A.D Filipino Establishes Mama Verang and Lola Remi Scholarship Fund to Financially Assist FilAm College Students (4.12.21)

Meredith “Mer” Curry joins LEAD Filipino’s Board of Directors (2.1.2021)

Angelica Cortez named first Vice President of Racial Justice & Equity of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group (1.5.2021)

Articles & Features

How San Jose’s New Delano Manongs Park is Paying Homage to Filipino Farmworkers – KRON 4 News (Apr 2021)

San Jose Pays Tribute to Filipino Farmworkers with Delano Manongs Park – The Asian Journal (Apr 2021)

San Jose Names Park in Honor of Filipino American Community – CBS San Francisco (Apr 2021)

San Jose AAPI Leaders Decry Lack of Representation in Biden’s Cabinet Picks (Jan 2021)

Building Leadership Skills at the Fly Pinays Leadership Summit (Mar 2019)

2nd Annual Fly Pinays Leadership Summit (March 2018)

Jay Page: A Fly Pinay for Community Based Education (May 2018)

NBC Bay Area (May 2017)

Filipino-Americans An Emerging Power | ABS-CBN (Nov 2016)

Advocates Vow To Stand vs. U.S. Anti-Immigrant Policies | Rappler (Dec 2016)

Know Your Rights Clinic with Fil Am Nonprofits (February 2017)

Fly Pinays “Mentor & Mentee Dialogues” at Google (June 2017)