FYP-DC Happy Hour and Membership Drive

When: July 26, 2019, 5-8 pm Where: Purple Patch, 3155 Mt. Pleasant St. NW, Washington, DC Come out and meet our FYP Executive Board, learn how you can get involved with the Fil-Am community, and meet fellow FYP members, while having fun! We would also love to hear...

Filipino Dragons – A Story of Champions

By: J.P. Abon Washington, DC’s Georgetown Waterfront has always lent itself to a certain image of summer chill amidst a backdrop of yachts, alfresco dining, and commercial retail.  However, for one weekend every May, this vibe is momentarily upended by splashing...

TAP-DC: Wreaths Across America

When: Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 7 AM – 12 PM Where: Arlington National Cemetery, 1 Memorial Avenue, Arlington, Virginia 22211 On December 15th, TAP-DC will return to Arlington National Cemetery to join thousands of volunteers in Wreaths Across America. This year,...

2018 Winter Holiday Party

When: Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 6 PM – 9 PM Where: Bar Bao, 3100 Clarendon Blvd, Arlington, Virginia 22201 Near the Clarendon Metro Station In partnership with the Filipino Young Professionals of Washington DC and NAAAP DC, the Greater Washington Chapter of...

12th Annual Multi-APA Collective Toy Drive

When: Friday, December 7, 2018 at 6 PM – 9 PM Where: Calico Blagden Alley, 50 Blagden Alley NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001 Please join us for our Annual Multi-APA Collective Toy Drive.  We have been doing this for 12 years and we love how Asian Pacific...

FYP Conference 2018 Photos

Photos from the 2018 conference are now available on Facebook. Go to the photo album preview below to see all images (or click...

Special Spotlight: Dr. Bart Santos

A special spotlight goes out to former FYP Social Chair and Dragon Boater Dr. Bart Santos, a dentist who graduated from Rowan University and got his DMD from Temple Dental School and the brother-in-law of the wonderful Randy Lizardo. He also is a DJ and is...

Weekly Spotlight: Patrice Cleary

Our weekly spotlight focuses on the beloved Patrice Cleary who owns the amazing Purple Patch, a staple of FYP. Along with being an incredible cook, she also considers herself a “pool shark” who won MVP for her skill level. Cleary is a...

ICYMI: Pathways to Law

Did you miss our Pathways to Law: FALA and FYP Networking and Development Series? Not to worry, you can watch the live-streamed event below or go to our Facebook page for those of you who couldn’t make it....

Manila Mail and FYP Collaborate for Filipino Stories

ANNOUNCEMENT: We love hearing your stories at FYP! As a professional and cultural organization, YOUR journeys matter the most to us. That is why Manila Mail, the Filipino community newspaper and FYP are partnering to start featuring FYP’s stories. Do you have...

Weekly Spotlight: Francis Yu and Jill Yu

Since it’s the month of love, we wanted to give our weekly spotlight to two people who met through FYP, Jill Yu and her husband, Francis Yu! Here is their story! “Our romance started in a very typical Washingtonian way — at a networking event. For us...

Weekly Spotlight: Dr. Julian Gapud

Today, we focus on Dr. Julian Gapud, a General Dentist at Davidson Dental Associates on K Street. He just moved back to DC from South Carolina and we are grateful he is back with his many gifts and talents! Here are some of his interests: I am refining my basic salsa...

Weekly Spotlight: Mark Arevalo, Former FYP Vice President

Our second weekly spotlight focuses on former FYP Vice President, Mark Arevalo! An active community leader, Mark’s passion for his professional and cultural life always shines through. Here are some fast facts about him. Past: FYP-DC, Vice-President Current:...

Weekly Spotlight: Danielle Agraviador

Our first weekly spotlight focuses on Danielle Agraviador, who earned her Masters in Public Health from George Washington University in 2017! Here are some tidbits about her. Career: Research Assistant, Comprehensive Cancer Control for the Institute for...

FYP-DC 2018 Kick-Off Happy Hour

Filipino Young Professionals hosting 2018 Kick-Off Happy Hour FYP opening the year with 2018 Kick-Off Happy Hour Washington DC: The Washington DC chapter of FYP (i.e. Filipino Young Professionals) is opening the New Year with a 2018 Kick-Off Happy Hour at Purple Patch...

We are moving!

Yes, FYP-DC is moving…virtually. New year, new look! After five years, we are redesigning our website and will be launching it in a few weeks. Stay tuned for a new layout and more exciting contents for the new year. Join FYP-DC so you don’t miss out on any...