Congratulations to all 2012 The Outstanding Filipino Americans in New York awardees!
ARTS & CULTURE
Eduardo Sicangco: Stage and costume designer for Broadway and Hollywood.
BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Edwin Josue of Halstead Realty. Real estate broker.
COMMUNITY SERVICE & ADVOCACY
Yves Nibungco of Anakbayan NY/NJ: Chair of progressive group serving mostly new immigrant youths.
EDUCATION, RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY
Agnes ‘Bing’ Magtoto: Adjunct Professor teaching Elementary Filipino I & II, a language and culture course at NYU.
Kirby Asunto: Young singer, a protégé talent of Manny Pacquiao.FASHION & STYLE
Danelle Izza Dungca: Fashion designer and creative director of ONE 10 Collection.
FOR FOOD & RESTAURANTS
Anthony and Lisa Siopongo of Casa Manila
Jona Jane Tajonera: Health care consultant.
Cecilio Asuncion: Writer-producer behind the documentary “What’s the T” about the lives of five transgender women.
MEDIA & PUBLISHING
Ryan Songalia: Boxing reporter for RingTV.
PUBLIC SERVICE & POLITICS
Mayor Guillermo Udarbe: Doctor and Mayor of Ridgway, PA.
YOUTH & SPORTS
Advancement for Rural Kids, Inc.: Nonprofit that raises funds to improve the health and provide education for school-age children in the Philippines.