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Filipino Leeds Association (UK) Limited or FLA for short was incorporated in 14 February 2011.

Who we are?

A not-for-profit organisation composed of Filipino and British-Filipino volunteers dedicated to promote the uniqueness of the Filipino culture to the British society.

What's our mission?

To establish a community of dynamic, proactive and supportive Filipinos, which aims to empower and integrate the Filipino community in the City of Leeds.

What we do?

We act as an advocate and raise the profile of the Filipino community. Organise cultural, outreach, networking events and provide support to the Filipino in needs.


We have been very busy lately.

Leeds Barrio Fiesta

Cultural Event

Get-Together Parties

Cultural & Charity Event

Family Fun Day

Social & Sports Event


Sports Event

Little Miss Leeds

Cultural Event

Outreach Actitivies

Charity Event


Strange, how the best moments of our lives we scarcely notice except in looking back.

  • 2007-2010

    Humble Beginnings

    Sometime in 2007, a handful of Filipinos convened and initiated a plan to organise an association to represent the growing Filipino population in Leeds.

  • December 2010

    FLA is Born

    FLA's pioneers launched their first major fund raising event dubbed- Getting Together, Uniting Together! Christmas Party on 24 December 2010. During the event the Filipino Leeds Association was formally introduced in front of more than 300 crowds.

  • 2011

    Incorporation of FLA

    The first set of officers was elected to act as board members and appointed various committees. Filipino Leeds Association (UK) Limited was incorporated in 14 February 2011.

  • June 2012

    Leeds Barrio Fiesta

    FLA organised its first major event- the Leeds Barrio Fiesta, on 17 June 2012 at Kirkstall Abbey. The successful event inspires subsequent Leeds Barrio Fiesta which is now held annual.

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    Of Our


The amazing Board and Committee Members from past to present.


Jamie Serrano, Edzel Carabaccan, Chris Dungca, Norma Galiza, Joy Mesina, Niccolo Sto Tomas, Rowena Greenwood, Fernando Bello, Philip Cariazo, Wilma Cariazo, Freddie Ocampo, Myrna Limbert, Luisa Domingo, Domingo Vasquez and Romelyn Paculanang


Marjorie Horner, Lerma Furey, Lowell Daluz, Grace Daluz, John Lasaleta, Glenn Terrado, Sylvia Sison, Ronald Chu, Emma Chu, Neil Quiachon, Natasha Quiachon, Rico Alota and Emmalyn Alota

Interested in becoming a member? FLA membership is open to all Leeds residents. Join us and receive benefits such as discounts to FLA's events where applicable, become a volunteer or a member of a committee. Download the membership form to learn more about membership benefits. Please click here.

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