About Us

MANILA UP! Magazine is a print and digital publication that identifies, promotes and connects, Filipinos all around the world.
CONNECTIVITY – this defines MANILA UP! Magazine.  Our basic mission statement is to establish and expand the common ties we as Filipinos share within our communities and beyond.  The phenomenal diaspora of our countrymen and women is one unique in its qualities: humble beginnings, service and dedication to our courses and life purpose define the Bayanihan spirit inherent in us.

We invite you to welcome us into your homes as we extend our open arms to embrace you and those who bring value to your lives.  An open forum for the expression of what gives us all interesting avenues to pursue, the range of possibilities is unlimited in depth and range.

You are invited to join our quest for connectivity and encourage contributions from your wealth of information worthy of sharing with others with common interests.  Whether it’s the who’s who or unsung heroes you know, newsworthy clips, ranging, but not limited to, environmental issues, entertainment in various genres, ideas and innovations, and beliefs.  We shall continue to evolve and feature trending topics and subjects as well as interesting stories from Filipinos and non-Filipinos alike.  This is the vision of MANILA UP!, the core and capital of the endless potentials, we all are proud to share with the rest of the global family.  A warm WELCOME AND MABUHAY!!!

Sonia D. Bermejo
MANILA UP! MAGAZINE
Publisher/Executive Editor
Fil-Am Press Club of CA
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