The Sampaguita Group’s mission:
To increase public awareness about the phenomenon called Educational Downward Mobility affecting second-generation (U.S.-born) Filipino Americans;
To financially assist Filipino American women matriculated in colleges and universities in the United States by awarding partial scholarships;
To encourage other organizations to establishing their own collegiate scholarship programs for Filipino American students matriculated in colleges and universities in the United States.
By investing in higher education we hope to increase the opportunity for Filipino American women to experience long-term academic and lifelong success.