About the program

The Filipino Young Leaders Program (FYLPro) taps outstanding young Filipino Americans who possess a sincere desire to be engaged in their respective communities and promote the Philippines’ further development.

They serve as partners in advancing interests of Filipino Americans, and forging closer Philippine-United States relations.


Year started



Program partners

Embassy of the Philippines in Washington, DC

Department of Foreign Affairs

American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines

Makati Business Club


Other corporate donors and partners, including Ayala


2019 program sites

Key US states and territories with significant Filipino American communities


2019 quick stats

15 participants in 2019 cohort

85 program alumni