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.


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 …
August 16, 2014
Last month, Models.com published a photo article done by photographers Idris & Tony entitled “Rise of the Asian Male Supermodel.” With the intent to shine the light on a gender and a race that is significantly underrepresented in the model…
August 12, 2014
In May, the issue of misogyny rippled through the internet after the recent shooting at UCSB. A gunman, crippled with loneliness, killed six and injured thirteen people in Santa Barbara, California. In a series of videos, the gunman, Elliot Rodger, unleas…


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