Filipino American History Month, also known as the Filipino American Heritage Month, or sometimes Phillipine Heritage Month, is celebrated in the United States during the month of October.

In the 103rd Congress a resolution to nationally recognize Filipino American History Month was introduced. The House of the 111th introduced a House Resolution 155 (H. RES. 155) to officially recognize this month for Filipinos.

In October 2009, the Senate of the 111th Congress passed a resolution recognizing Filipino American History Month.

In November 2009, Congress passed the resolution (H. RES. 780), officially recognizing October as Filipino American History Month.

One of our Chapter members was a member of the Phiilpine Scouts in WWII. This is a short sample of a video on the Phillipine Scouts Heritage Society.  If you would like to arrange to borrow the full version to watch, send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.