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2019 Installation of Officers

Congratulations to:

Robert Medeiros-President

David Rocha-First Vice President

Sergio Silva-Second Vice President

Gualdino Medeiros-Treasurer

Michelle Orlando-Secretary

PALCUS has launched a national campaign to encourage the participation of Portuguese Americans in the 2020 U.S. Census under the tagline Make Portuguese Count™.  PALCUS has been working with the U.S. Census Bureau to establish the first national Complete Count Committee in the history of the Bureau so that all U.S. residents who claim Portuguese ancestry will be informed and counted as "Portuguese" in the 2020 Census.

For more information on the program and on how to fill out your census form, visit 


Looking for more photos? Visit our Photo Gallery.

Upcoming Events

Next Meeting

Wednesday, November 6 at Berta’s on South Main Street. 

Social at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7.

Annual Food Drive: November 23

Portugalia Marketplace and Seabra Foods. 

Drop Off Locations: Oct. 1 - Nov. 22

Neto Insurance, Alexandra's Boutique, St. Anthony of Padua Credit Untion, Fortified Realty Group, Adega Beer and Wine Making Supplies.

Contact Joe Borges with questions or for more information.

Portuguese American of the Year

Saturday, April 4 at the Cultural Center

Fall River will host. Contact Bob if you want to serve on the planning committee.

Annual Gala

Stay tuned for more information.


2019 Gala in Photos

Photos by Maria Ferreira-Bedard.

You can help the Society continue its good work. Click the link to make a contribution to the cause.