By Rose Garcia-Paquette
Multi-awarded Filipino American choreographer and “Dancing With the Stars” star instructor Cheryl Stephanie Burke on June 6 hosted a big fundraising event for scholarships and entrepreneurship programs in the Philippines.
Giving back and inspiring the youth are some of the Young Filipino Professional Association’s (YFPA) goals when it was established in 2002. Finally this year, YFPA will be holding its first YFPA Scholarship Awards this Friday, May 16, at the Social Hall of the Philippine Center on Sutter Street. Keynote speaker is Ambassador Jose Cuisia.
The Young Filipino Professionals Association (YFPA) will kick off its first scholarship program for promising young Filipino students who aspire for college degrees, on the evening of Jan. 18 at the historic I-Hotel Manilatown Center.
By Sunshine Blanco
“My three years at UP have taught me a central principle: Serve the people. It is a constant reminder that everything I do should not simply be for myself, but for the advancement of the nation and of its people.”
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced that it is accepting applications from students to receive PG&E Bright Minds™ scholarships, as well as scholarships from the utility’s Employee Resource Groups (ERGs).