UPAAA-NSW Partners with Oh Boo Chocolates for Scholarship Project

Under the partnership, UPAAA-NSW is responsible for the selection and vetting of the scholarship recipients—generally incoming third year students—and monitoring their academic progress until graduation. Oh Boo Chocolates and Camino-17 will provide funds for the scholar’s monthly stipend and book allowance.  UPAAA-NSW scholars are supported until they finish their 4-year degree course, provided they satisfy … Read more

Noche Buena Meal Drive 2020

Dear family, friends and fellow UP alumni, This year, UPAAA-NSW is celebrating Christmas meaningfully by giving back to our countrymen in the Philippines. We have partnered with @Launch Pad Therapy Center to reach out to people with a disability who have been affected by the recent floods in Cagayan. Help us sponsor noche buena meals … Read more

Community Engagement Survey 2020

Fellow UP alumni, we would like to hear from you! To engage is to give back. The purpose of this survey is to determine your level of awareness about UPAAA-NSW and to seek your feedback and suggestions about our Association and its activities. The results of this survey will help guide our Executive Committee on … Read more

U.P. Alumni Celebrate Christmas

The University of the Philippines Alumni Association of Australia – New South Wales Chapter gathered together its members, families, friends and other fellow alumni to usher in the Christmas season early with a picnic at Maroubra Beach last 23rd of November 2019. Outgoing president Cresmar Yparraguirre expressed appreciation to the attendees which included young and … Read more

UPAAA-NSW Family & Friends’ Christmas Party 2018

     UPAAA-NSW is inviting its members and other UP alumni to its Christmas celebration on the 24th of November 2018 at Collaroy NSW.      Reconnect with old friends, meet new ones and reminisce about UP days over food (share your favourite dish or contribute $20 each), games, a raffle and other entertainment.  Donations for … Read more

New UP Alumni Association Officers Inducted

Published  at Philippine Sentinel, February 2016 and Kalatas, March 2016 –  by Pam Ventura The new officers of the University of the Philippines Alumni Association of Australia – New South Wales Chapter were sworn into office by Cr. Edmond Atalla MP last 6th of February at the Max Webber Function Centre in Blacktown. Serving for … Read more

Looking After Our Elderly

An info session presented by PACSI and UPAAA-NSW ~ For those who would like to attend, please RSVP for catering purposes (see contact details on the updated flyer). NOTE: Access to the venue is via the external lift from the carpark or the foyer (ground floor) staircase at the right side (if you’re facing the … Read more