Filipino-American Youth Leadership Program (FYLPRO) delegates shared their stories and experiences touring around the Philippines at a town hall meeting in New York. Some of the delegates conveyed that the program helped them develop a stronger appreciation of the Philippines. They also encouraged other participants to not just visit, but also to contribute, establish partnerships, and collaborate with their fellow Filipinos. Another FYLPRO will be held July this year and there will be 10 slots available. Applications of interested applicants will be accepted by the end of February.
Nol Montalbo, a medicine student turned entrepreneur started with a P1,500 capital for his soap-making business which later became a spa business. It has 28 branches in Luzon and Visayas and is widely known as Mont Albo Massage Spa. His achievement proved that creativity, discipline and hard work are the important recipes for success. Find out how he turned his small enterprise into a multimillion peso business.