Winnipeg, Canada – Smiles Mobile Remittance, a leading mobile money transfer service in Japan, sent its Canada Team to participate in the Balik Kalye Cultural Parade, which was part of the 12th Manitoba Filipino Street Festival. The event took place on June 24-25, 2023, from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in Winnipeg.
The Manitoba Filipino Street Festival, now in its 12th year, serves as a vibrant way to celebrate the Filipino community’s rich cultural heritage in Manitoba. With over 50 Filipino associations representing 80 provinces in the Philippines, the festival attracted more than 10,000 attendees this year.
Smiles Mobile Remittance recognized the importance of engaging with diverse communities and supporting cultural events. The participation in the Balik Kalye Cultural Parade showcased its commitment to maintaining connections and celebrating the vibrant Filipino culture in Canada.
The Balik Kalye Cultural Parade, one of the main attractions of the festival, spread its colors and cultural pride. Many attendees have had the opportunity to experience various Filipino festivals from 80 provinces in the Philippines. The parade also showcased local performers, ethnic presentations, and the energetic Zumbhaton, a fusion of Zumba and traditional Filipino music.
Smiles Mobile Remittance focuses not only on offering a reliable and high-tech service to its customers but also on developing and maintaining relationships with various global communities around the world. The service looks forward to attending more similar events in Canada.
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