Focus Group: Filipino Youth Transitions in Canada

Filipino Youth Transitions in Canada (FYTiC) is currently seeking participants for focus groups on growing up Filipino in Canada. Filipino Youth Transitions in Canada

If you can remember, FYTiC is the same organization who organized the event Growing Up Canadian last year!

The first FYTiC focus group will be held in downtown Toronto, here at Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture! Here are the details:

KAPISANAN 167 Augusta Avenue (in Kensington Market) Wednesday, April 24 from 6-8pm. For more information on Kapisanan or for a map to the space, please visit their website at:

Focus groups will take approximately 2 hours and will be scheduled around your availability. Just to clarify, this is a one time commitment of two hours and no follow up interviews are necessary. All participants will receive a $25 gift card as our way of saying thanks, and refreshments will be served at each meeting.

To qualify you must: - Have at least one Filipino parent. - Be born in Canada OR immigrated before the age of 13 - NOT be currently attending or graduated from a university.

College graduates or students ARE eligible to participate.

To find out more information, please visit FYTiC's website at

To RSVP, please email We request that all focus group participants RSVP so we can ensure ample food and drink for everyone.

Maraming Salamat and we hope you can participate in this important research project!