Monthly Archives: November 2014

UPAAA-NSW Christmas Picnic 2014 with Family and Friends


Sunday, 23 November 2014 from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM (AEDT)
Lions Park (North Burge Rd near Brick Wharf Rd), Woy Woy, NSW

UPDATE: Photos of Christmas Picnic 2014 now available on Photos page.

Join us for an early Christmas celebration with fellow UP alumni!

  • What to bring: Food & drinks (potluck), picnic mat (optional)
  • There will be games for adults & kids. Donations for prizes are welcome!
  • Getting to the venue (if you’re not going by car):  From Woy Woy train station, you can take Bus 64 (operated by Busways Central Coast) departing from Stand 4, & get off at Brick Wharf Rd near North Burge Rd stop. Or you can walk from the station (around 20 minutes).


Please RSVP by 19 November (Thursday) at this link

Membership Survey

In preparation for UPAAA-NSW’s 35th anniversary in 2015, we would like to get your feedback to determine the alumni/membership profile in NSW & the ACT, and to help develop better and more efficient strategies toward achieving its goals.

This survey is open to all UP alumni in NSW and the ACT, whether members of UPAAA-NSW or not. Personal information provided in this survey will be used for membership purposes only and will not be disclosed to other parties without your written consent.

Please click here to participate in the survey.

An Interview With Our Scholar

Listen to SBS Radio Filipino’s interview with UPAAA-NSW’s recent scholar, Manuel “Chase” Castano III, who graduated cum laude in Community Development from UP Diliman last April. Thanks SBS & Annalyn Violata!

“It’s more than financial assistance. It’s actually the support given to you…”
  — Chase

Listen to podcast – Giving Back to Where You Once Belong

To find out more about UPAAA-NSW’s Scholarship Grant and how to help, click here