Since 1997, the National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) promotes the welfare and well-being of the four million Filipinos and Filipino Americans throughout the United States. As a non-partisan and non-profit organization, NaFFAA is the largest national affiliation of Filipino American institutions, umbrella organizations, and individuals. Its fifteen-member regions cover the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, and the Pacific Islands.


NaFFAA envisions a unified Filipino American community that is culturally, economically, and politically empowered and engaged. Its vision is to serve as the voice of all Filipinos and Filipino Americans by uniting, engaging, and empowering diverse individuals and community organizations through leadership development, civic engagement, and national advocacy.


NaFFAA’s mission is to promote the welfare and well-being of Filipino Americans throughout the United States by amplifying their voices, advocating on behalf of their interests, and providing resources to facilitate their empowerment.

NaFFAA Values:

Diversity and Inclusion

We welcome diverse perspectives and serve as a voice for all Filipino Americans.


We aim to work with all Filipino American organizations and leaders, transcending generations and ideological differences.


We strive for transparency and hold each other accountable to our goals.


We speak out against injustices and promote civil rights for our community.


We strive to do what is right and what is in the best interest of Filipino Americans.

What We Do

Leadership Development

Engaging and empowering young Filipino Americans in order to build the next generation of leaders, and building the capacity of Filipino American organizations in order to better serve their communities.

Civic Engagement

Uniting, building, and increasing political empowerment through non-partisan civic engagement, and building strategic relations with policymakers at the federal, state, and local level.

FilAm Vote
Civic Leadership Forum
Filipino Elected Officials Database

National Advocacy

Advocating for immigration reform and civil rights for Filipino Americans, and promoting small business and financial education.

Federation Forum
Call to Action: Filipino WWII Veterans Parole Program


NaFFAA's leadership is composed of the Board of Governors
and the National Chairman's Council.

Support What We Do

Become a NaFFAA Member.

Be Included. Be Inspired. Be Involved.
NaFFAA members are among the first to receive updates about national advocacies and empowering events that benefit and impact the growing Filipino American Community. You may also receive special benefits from our community partners and sponsors whenever we launch national events.
MEMBERSHIP IS FREE until December 31, 2021!

Contribute to the empowerment of the Filipino and Filipino American community.

Help us continue our work of amplifying Filipino American voices, advocating on behalf of their interests, and providing resources to facilitate their empowerment. Give a tax-deductible donation today.


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