The National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) is a private, non-profit, non-partisan tax-exempt organization established in 1997 to promote the active participation of Filipino Americans in civic and national affairs. NaFFAA is composed of 13 regions with a national office in Washington, D.C. that monitors legislation and public policy issues affecting Filipino Americans.
NaFFAA Region 5
NaFFAA Region 5 is one of the Regions covering the following states: Colorado, North and South Dakota, Kansas, Montana and Wyoming. The Colorado member organizations are as follow where each member organization has about 200-300 members: Bayanihan, Couples for Christ, Crosswinds Church, Filipino American Community of Colorado (FACC), Filipino American Community of Southern Colorado (FACSC), Mending Faces, Philippine American Society Colorado (PASCO), Philippine Nurses Association of Colorado, University of the Philippines Alumni Association of America—Colorado (UPAAA-CO), and Uplift Internationale.
NaFFAA Region 5 is a non-profit organization which promotes empowerment and collaboration among member organizations on its socio-cultural and ethical values.
NaFFAA Region 5, a non-profit organization, ensures that its member organizations have excellent representation at the local and national levels:
- By encouraging, engaging and supporting our member organizations
- By creating a welcoming and safe environment conducive to collaboration and teamwork
- By ensuring we have all the practical tools to warrant success in all our endeavors
- By communicating and sharing with each other our best practices