Past Events

USPH Society is recipient of DANDI (Diversity and Inclusion) Award in the Social Responsibility

USPH Society received a national award in recognition for cultivating diversity and social responsibility, fostering inclusiveness and cultural understanding.

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Disaster ReliefPast Events

Readiness and Resilience: Lessons Learned One Year After Typhoon Haiyan

A year after Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines, the US-Philippines Society, Embassy of the Philippines, and CSIS-Sumitro Chair for Southeast Asia Studies presented a highly successful symposium that featured leaders and experts from the Philippines and the U.S. including Philippine Public Works and Highways Secretary Rogelio L. Singson and former …

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Community and Sectoral OutreachPast Events

A Year After the Storm: Recovery and Rehabilitation — at the Philippine Embassy in Washington, DC

In support of the Philippine Embassy Monthly Forum “Talakayan” Series, USPH Society Exec Dir Hank Hendrickson reported on Society contributions and progress on the rebuilding after Typhoon Haiyan. Representatives from other nonprofit organizations – Philippine Humanitarian Coalition and Bohol Restoration Group formed the panel of presenters. Source: TALAKAYAN sa PASUGUAN

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

Raul Sunico Concert

US-Philippines Society co-sponsored Raul Sunico concert “For Love of Bohol” at Georgetown University. Source: Raul Sunico Concert

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

William Howard Taft and the Philippines – An Enduring Legacy

US-Philippines Society in partnership with the University Club, sponsored a luncheon series during the University Club’s 110th anniversary year. Featured speakers Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia and Ambassador John D. Negroponte examined the legacy of Taft who was elected as the University Club’s first president.

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Past EventsTrade & Investment

Diaspora Delegate Trip to the Philippines

In partnership with Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Aspen Institute Diaspora Program, US-PH Society organized the US Trade Mission to the Philippines to provide opportunities for networking, business meetings and site visits to business facilities.

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Community and Sectoral OutreachPast Events

Peace Corps and FYLPRO members promote volunteerism to Fil-Am Community to strengthen ties with their homeland, Philippines

At the Talakayan sa Pasuguan (townhall meeting) co-sponsored by the US-Philippines Society) on 29 September, representatives from the US Peace Corps and FYLPRO shared their experience to members of the Philippine diaspora who may want to volunteer for service in their country of origin. Source: QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS | Peace Corps promotes …

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Past EventsTrade & Investment

Society Directors with Philippine Business Delegation

Society Board Amb. Thomas Hubbard, Amb. John Maisto, Executive Director Hank Hendrickson attend CSIS organized forum for high level Philippine business delegation held at the CSIS building. Source: QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS | Society Directors with Philippine Business Delegation

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Past EventsTrade & Investment

Business Roundtable President Aquino

The US-Philippines Society together with the US-ASEAN Business Council and the US Chamber of Commerce sponsored a roundtable with President Aquino and members of his cabinet on September 23 in New York. Source: QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS | Business Roundtable President Aquino

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Cultural and EducationalPast Events

Noli Me Tangere Opera comes to Washington DC

The US-Philippines Society was one of the sponsors in the inaugural presentation of the newly-formed Mid Atlantic Foundation for Asian Artists (MAFFAA) to the metro DC community with “Noli Me Tangere Opera. Source: QUARTERLY HIGHLIGHTS | “Noli Me Tangere Opera” comes to Washington DC

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