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 17, 2014
In 2014, few days go without comment on the increasing prominence of Hispanics or Latinos in American life. Spanish can be heard in almost every major American city and the Hispanic proportion of the population continues to increase. Census projections po…
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…


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