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.


September 11, 2014
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens could change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead This quote has always resonated with me since my first time seeing it a…
September 3, 2014
  On behalf of the entire Board of Directors, we are very excited to announce Iris Zalun as President for Pilipino American Unity for Progress’ Fiscal Year 2014-2015! Iris began her career with UniPro when she was a senior at Fordham University…
August 26, 2014
When you hear the words Pilipino American, what do you picture? Depending on who you are, you might imagine nurses and immigrants, or maybe even college students adding their hip hop flair to the tinikling. Some might imagine their enormously loud and cha…
August 23, 2014
In a recent interview with The Atlantic, PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi, claimed that women need to give up certain aspects of motherhood in order to have a career. Women and their careers are always in the hot seat because traditionally, women were required to …


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