UniPro is a New York City-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.(908) UNIPRO8

Pilipino American Unity for Progress, Inc. (UniPro) exists as a platform to educate, inform, and connect the Fil-Am community. We are a nonpartisan student and professional group that creates change by facilitating dialogue and transforming leadership.


Issue Identification

We identify the unresolved and/or unaddressed issues, problems and concerns that burden the Pilipino community and provide the information necessary to remedy them.

Information Dissemination

We inform, encourage, enable and mobilize the Pilipino people to serve the community and improve the lives of the underprivileged and others in need.


We form alliances, build coalitions, foster cooperation and resolve misunderstanding among community members and organizations.


December 9, 2014
I’ve always wondered why Manila is not as culturally cohesive and in-tact as Bangkok, or as colorful as Kuala Lumpur. As I look back, I grew up without any clear landmark that I can easily associate with the city, in the way that the Eiffel Tower is…
December 6, 2014
Imagine a super typhoon with a width that spans the entire US Eastern Seaboard. Now, imagine that storm sweeping through a country, causing flooding, landslides and widespread devastation to homes, infrastructure and the agricultural economy. This wa…
December 4, 2014
This past October, in honor of Filipino American History Month, we began to promote the stories of our community through an initiative called Kwentuhan. But storytelling shouldn’t end once it’s November 1st. Actor and writer Nicole Maxali…
November 26, 2014
This past Saturday at the Consulate General of the Philippines in Chicago, eleven Filipino-Americans took the step of making that label official by taking an oath to become full-fledged dual Filipino and American citizens. After being sworn in by Deputy C…


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