In celebration of Filipino-American History Month, the Philippine flag will be prominently displayed at the county building in Hilo and the West Hawaiʻi Civic Center in Kona from October 2-6, 2023.
Mayor Roth cordially invites members of the Filipino community and the general public to join in a special flag-raising ceremony on Monday, October 2nd. The event will commence at 7:30 a.m. at the county building in Hilo.®
This gesture signifies the rich history and invaluable contributions of the Filipino-American community to our county and the nation at large. It’s an opportunity for us to come together in unity and appreciation.