Episode 3

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14th Oct 2022

141: "If you appreciate us investing in you, we hope that you invest in us, too." FAHM and focus groups with Jen and Nani

Note: This episode is also available on YouTube https://youtu.be/sPJLkWud4as

141: "If you appreciate us investing in you, we hope that you invest in us, too." FAHM and focus groups with Jen and Nani

The celebration of Filipino American History Month (FAHM) continues! Jen and Nani share the history of how FAHM began, give a recap of their FREE 5-Day Reflection Series hosted in Instagram group chats, tease at an upcoming coaching program, how to continue engaging with TFAW, and much more!

Resources

  • Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) and Filipino American History Month (FAHM): http://fanhs-national.org/filam/about/
  • For our next book club, we will wrap up our discussion of The Latinos of Asia: How Filipino Americans Break the Rules of Race by Anthony Christian Ocampo on Friday, October 21st @ 12 PM (PDT/MST) / 2 PM (CDT) / 3 PM (EDT) Reserve your spot by purchasing a minimum of one cup of boba at: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/jenandnani/wrapping-up-latinos-asia-10-21-12-pm-pdt-mst-2-pm
  • “California Is in the Heart,” presented in partnership with the Bulosan Center for Filipino Studies and with support from the Filipino American National Historical Society Museum, underlines the critical role Filipino Americans have played in our state’s history. The exhibit will take place at the California Museum from October 29, 2022 - April 9, 2023. Learn more at https://www.californiamuseum.org/california-heart
  • Connect with your fellow listeners by participating in our 5-Day Reflection Series via Instagram - Shout out to @louiseedu @cowgirl_ninja @panchiecanton @dee.stabs for joining in our first group chat! Reserve your spot for the next 5-Day Reflection series by private messaging us on https://www.instagram.com/thefilipinoamericanwoman/
  • Interested in our focus group? Reach out to us at jen@tfawproject.com and nani@tfawproject.com

Read our latest newsletter, published Friday, March 24th, 2023: https://mailchi.mp/09b58ced15ec/tfawproject

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ABOUT US: Welcome to the Filipino American Woman Project - A Podcast Show that shares stories and life lessons told by individuals living (or have lived) in America, that are of Filipino descent and are cisgender female. For Season 4, Jen and Nani pivot the show to focus on their journey as podcasters, content creators, and entrepreneurs -- with a focus on advocating for Filipino American women storytellers and authors.

UPCOMING BOOK: Special thanks to the Bulosan Center for Filipino Studies at UC Davis for the opportunity to present our academic paper, Pinay Podcasters: Building a Self-Sustaining Community Through Storytelling, Collective Healing & Learning, and Collaboration. The initial draft is now available! Read more at http://pinaypodcasters.com/

RECOGNITION: In December 2020 and December 2021, we received an Honorable Mention at the Asian American Podcaster's Golden Crane Podcast Awards. August 2020, Jen Amos participated as a speaker on behalf of TFAW Project for PodFest Global, which now holds the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for Largest Attendance for a Virtual Podcasting Conference in One Week. May 2020, we were recognized as “Amplifying Asian Women Voices” on Spotify during AAPI Heritage Month.

We've also been featured in Realtime Community Oakland, Mochi Magazine, Ossa Collective, SUPERBANDS, Chopsticks Alley, FoundHer by Entrepinayship, Spotify, PodFest Expo, Philippine American Foundation for Charities, When In Manila, You Are Collect;ve, San Diego Union Tribune, NBC 7 San Diego, and much more! Read more at: https://linktr.ee/tfawproject.featured

CONNECT WITH US: Instagram @thefilipinoamericanwoman, Facebook @thefilipinoamericanwoman, Twitter @thefilamwoman, YouTube @thefilipinoamericanwomanpr234

Learn more about our co-hosts Jen at https://linktr.ee/thejenamos and Nani at https://notesbynani.com/

Have something to share? Email Jen at jen@tfawproject.com or Nani at nani@tfawproject.com or leave us a voice or text message at 415-484-TFAW(8329)

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The Filipino American Woman Project
Stories and life lessons by Filipino American women
ABOUT US: Welcome to the Filipino American Woman Project - A Podcast Show that shares stories and life lessons told by individuals living (or have lived) in America, that are of Filipino descent and are cisgender female. For Season 4, Jen and Nani pivot the show to focus on their journey as podcasters, content creators, and entrepreneurs -- with a focus on advocating for Filipino American women storytellers and authors.

WANT MORE FROM OUR SHOW? Join our *NEW* online community that offers daily conversation, book club sessions, and the Tsismis with Jen and Nani Private Podcast at http://thenewfilipina.com/

NEWSLETTER: Receive the latest stories, updates and media coverage by subscribing to our FREE newsletter: http://eepurl.com/cO0bif

UPCOMING BOOK: Special thanks to the Bulosan Center for Filipino Studies at UC Davis for the opportunity to present our academic paper, Pinay Podcasters: Building a Self-Sustaining Community Through Storytelling, Collective Healing & Learning, and Collaboration. The initial draft is now available! Read more at http://pinaypodcasters.com/

RECOGNITION: December 2020, we were nominated and received an Honorable Mention at the Asian American Podcaster's Inaugural Golden Crane Podcast Awards. August 2020, Jen Amos participated as a speaker on behalf of TFAW Project for PodFest Global, which now holds the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for Largest Attendance for a Virtual Podcasting Conference in One Week. May 2020, we were recognized as “Amplifying Asian Women Voices” on Spotify during AAPI Heritage Month.

We've also been featured in Realtime Community Oakland, Mochi Magazine, Ossa Collective, SUPERBANDS, Chopsticks Alley, FoundHer by Entrepinayship, Spotify, PodFest Expo, Philippine American Foundation for Charities, When In Manila, You Are Collect;ve, San Diego Union Tribune, NBC 7 San Diego, and much more! Read more at: https://linktr.ee/tfawproject.featured

CONNECT WITH US: Instagram @thefilipinoamericanwoman, Facebook @thefilipinoamericanwoman, Twitter @thefilamwoman, YouTube @thefilipinoamericanwomanpr234

Have something to share? Email Jen at jen@tfawproject.com or Nani at nani@tfawproject.com or leave us a voice or text message at 415-484-TFAW(8329)

Learn more about our co-hosts Jen at http://thejenamos.com/ and Nani at https://notesbynani.com/
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Jen Amos

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Jen Amos is an award-winning podcaster and entrepreneur. She first found podcasting in summer 2019 as a way to work through depression and bouts of loneliness after moving from San Diego, CA (her home of 20+ years) to Hampton Roads, VA in pursuit of new business ventures.

Jen actively seeks to find common ground through conversation and storytelling to foster connection, community and collaboration. She is known for her active listening skills, candidness, and ability to uncover insightful stories and universal lessons while conversing with her guests. Her favorite topics to cover on her podcast shows involve military families, entrepreneurs, and Filipino American culture. Since summer 2019, she has conducted 600+ podcast interviews.

Jen received her Bachelor’s in Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations at San Diego State University. For more than a decade, she has made a living in sales and in entrepreneurship with experience in the legal industry, online marketing, and now financial services.

During her leisure time, she enjoys exercising, watching and studying her favorite shows, and volunteering at her church.

Nani Dominguez Smith

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Nani Dominguez Smith is a Filipina American wife, mother, writer, and podcaster from Oakland, California with five years of storytelling experience in digital media. The topics she examines include culture, identity, family and relationships, and mental health to advance her mission of helping people develop healthier relationships with their inner world.
In the few years she has been building her freelance writing business, she has partnered with corporate healthcare giants such as Kaiser Permanente, educational institutions in higher academia such as the University of California, Davis, alternative women’s wellness brands like Ladykind, and other local Bay Area non-profits. Her work has been featured in a variety of media outlets such as Adweek, Spotify, an exhibit at the California Museum in Sacramento, and the Bulosan Center for Filipinx Studies' historical archive.
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