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23/01/2015: VIRGINIA BEACH OUTREACH

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WDC-007-2015
22 January 2015

Virgnia Beach Outreach. The Philippine Embassy partnered with Philippine fastfood chain Jollibee in rendering consular services to residents of Virginia Beach, Virginia during its outreach mission last January 17. It was to be their first collaboration in providing the public service in the area, which is home to an estimated 40,000 Filipinos and Filipino Americans. Approximately 200 applicants trooped to restaurant for their consular needs and to partake of the yum burgers, chicken joy, and mango pie, which many have missed. Leading the consular outreach mission was Consul General Emil Fernandez. He was joined by the Embassy’s Renell Martinez, Au Real, Lyra Ocampo, Eden Regalario, Joey Macatula and Jose Martinez.