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Improving the Lives of Korean Youth Through Outreach and Education

Holidays, Camps & Activities

Just how we look forward to certain holidays and special celebrations in our own lives, the children look forward to special programs hosted by KKOOM, whether they are a camping trip, arts/crafts camp, or a holiday party. Every year, we host two Christmas parties for approximately 130 children at Samsungwon Orphanage and Emmanuel Children’s Home.

December 25th, 2022

[Day #7] Paying It Forward

People connect to KKOOM’s mission for different reasons and we love hearing the stories of why people feel passionate to give back to children living in Korea’s social […]

December 23rd, 2022

[Day #6] Equity for Korean Youth

The holiday season…a time full of imagery that evokes emotion and stands the test of time. Perhaps it’s a Christmas tree, a menorah, zawadi— or something else entirely. […]

December 22nd, 2022

[Day #5] Sharing the Blessings

“Wonderful tradition! How can I participate remotely from within Korea? Can I donate money or purchase gifts to be mailed?” When we started to promote the annual holiday […]

December 20th, 2022

[Day #4] $10K Anonymous Donation

What makes KKOOM unique? We got to better understand this perspective when a third party organization reached out to us in February 2022. They were doing research on […]

December 18th, 2022

[Day #3] Meaningful Experiences

In January 2021, I started my Fulbright ETA grant in South Korea. From the moment I started, I knew I wanted to volunteer for organizations that supported children […]