What we're about

If you are looking for "friends for life", this is the place to be. Meet Filipino-American families with Filipino heritage and diverse ethnic origins and Single or married friends interested in learning about Filipino culture. SE Valley families and their friends in Chandler, Gilbert, Tempe, Mesa, Maricopa, Queen Creek, Apache Junction, San Tan Valley, Scottsdale and Phoenix areas are invited to attend. SEVFAF is social group that aims to connect Filipino-American families and friends in the SE Valley of Arizona by holding monthly fun and relaxing activities for adults and kids as well.

*Members are required to coordinate or help out in at least one event per year. No soliciting. Thank you.

Upcoming events (3)

Boodle Fight Mania

Needs a location

Come join us for a spectacular and exciting BOODLE FIGHT! Grab your favorite food fast and enjoy the food frenzy! You blink, you lose!
FREE for all as long as you bring one main dish or 2 side dishes. You can bring more if you like. NO Food, NO Entry!

The success of this meetup will depend on what food you share. Let's be generous. Plan to bring food for 25 people.
Come on time so we can set up the food and eat while the food is HOT! Your belly will be happy going home.
RSVP with your dish to share. RSVP required! You will be informed if the dish is already taken. So, RSVP early to pick your dish to share. Please update your RSVP if you plan to miss out last minute so we can plan better. Thank you!
Choose from the following menu:

Side Dish (Pick 2)
Mangoes
Pineapple
Watermelon
Tomatoes
boiled Okra
boiled eggplant
cucumber
Salted eggs
Rice

Main Dish (Pick 1)
Barbecue pork, chicken, beef on a stick
Pork Belly
grilled fish
Shrimp
Crabs
Inihaw na isda
pancit
lumpia shanghai
Mussels
langonisa
Tapa
Tocino

This is going to be a fun and memorable day! Mark it in your calendar now!

Let's Go Bowling at AMF Chandler with Pizza, Prizes and Fun!

Needs a location

Let us mix and mingle and have fun with pizza and prizes!

(Please come earlier to get your shoes and assigned lanes)
Price per person: $20 for 1.5 hours of games. Please pay via Zelle to Maria Hass at (480)[masked] to confirm your spot NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 30. NO pay, NO play!

Inclusions for $20 per person:

  1. 1.5 hours of games for 5 to 6 persons per lane depending on the number of participants (minimum guaranteed number is 15)
  2. shoe rental
  3. unlimited cheese or pepperoni pizza within 1.5 hours of games. Drinks are extra cost.

Please let us know the number of children 12 years old and below.

Ball ramp is available.

Prizes for fun trivial categories will be awarded! If you would like to donate prizes, please let me know as soon as possible.

Soooo...... invite your friends and family!

  • We currently have 3 lanes reserved for us. We would appreciate getting the confirmed number of guests as soon as possible so that we can reserve more lanes if needed.
  • RSVP AND PAY TO CONFIRM YOUR SPOT! RSVP ALONE WITHOUT PAYING DOES NOT GIVE YOU A SPOT. Sign up will close on Oct. 30, 2022

2022 SEVFAF-Asian American Christmas Party at the Park

Needs a location

SAVE THE DATE! Sunday, December4, 2022

We are celebrating Jesus' birthday with a joint Christmas party with the Asian American meet-up group. Due to Covid precautions, we are doing it outdoors! And wear a mask, full vaccination encouraged. We have reserved 2 pavilions next to the volleyball court.

Jesus is Coming! Gather together for festive food, games, music, gift exchange, 50-50 raffle and possible game of volleyball with the Asian American meetup group. Come in decent casual attire.

If you own a business and would like to contribute a prize, please let me know as soon as possible.

Please read fully the details of the event.

  1. This is a potluck Lunch: Please RSVP with the dish you would like to share so we can plan better. Each family to bring 1 main dish or two side dishes or one dessert and 1 side dish. Bring food warmers if you have some. Grill is also available. Generous portions are welcome since many of us will arrive hungry:) You can choose from the menu below or you can create your own specialty dish!

POTLUCK MENU:
Drinks with cooler
Bottled water (4 cases of 24 bottles)
Soda 3 cases of (24 cans)
Juice - (4 liters)

Side dish
Soup and Salad
Macaroni Salad
Salmon Soup
Arozcaldo
Green Salad
Dinner Rolls
Rice
Potatoes

Main Dish
Lasagna or pasta
Menudo
Fetuccine Alfredo
Menudo
Fish menu
Adobo
Ham
Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings
Embotido
Lumpia
Pancit
Vegetable dish
Grilled Chicken
Pork BBQ on a stick

Dessert
Bicco
Sapin-sapin
Cassava cake
Palitaw

  1. Bring a wrapped gift valued at $15 or less to participate in the gift exchange. One gift per family only.
  2. Lunch - Members are encouraged to arrive promptly with their dish to share so we can begin serving lunch sooner. If you are planning to arrive late, any SEVFAF member will be happy to pick-up your dish while you take your time to prepare for the event.
  3. Prizes await the lucky winner.
  4. Bring your friends and family. It should be a fun family event!

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Past events (153)

CYO (Create Your Own) Sushi Day

Needs a location

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