Building social justice and understanding among the different cultural, ethnic, and social groups within our community.


One people, one family, one community.


  • Celebrating Heritage

    Engaging the community in events and activities that showcase the rich cultural heritage of Ketchikan. Events have included: Culture Grind, Youth Culture Camp and Fil-Am Fest

  • Health Equity

    Partnering for health equity through improvement to health care access, supporting cultural responsive care, and engaging community in leadership.

  • Community Advocacy & Education

    Have the conversations that lead us to deeper acceptance. Work towards equity and representation in policy.

The Strengthening Cultural Unity task force meetings are on the 4th Monday of the month, from 12p-1p. (location to be determined) – contact [email protected] for more information.


July 15th 430pm-630pm

Sama Sama Tayo Open House

Ketchikan Public Health Center

Join a Taskforce

Interested in getting involved? Want to find out more about Strengthening Cultural Unity or the Wellness Coalition? Contact us to learn more! 



Fil-Am Fest

Hats off to Health

Parol Making

What we do

Sama Sama Tayo Sa Kalusugan - Healthier Together

Improving health systems through community led change to positively impact the Ketchikan Filipino community.

Fil-Am Festival

Held annually in October this festival celebrates Filipino American history with food, games, cultural highlights and more!

Hats Off to Health Series

A monthly health education opportunity!

Halo Halo Mix Mix Podcast

Join us for this fun, engaging podcast showcasing rich Filipino culture and it’s intersection with American life.


A summer event held in JUNE that focuses on sharing Ketchikan’s spirit of cultural unity and sense of belonging.