Celebration of National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day

Sedona Korean American Association(SKAA) visited Prescott Korean War Veterans Association on 7/20/2017.

Dami Kim expressed her deep gratitude to all Korean War veterans and wished them for healthy and happy lives.

Board members of SKAA also sponsored 5 Belly Button Healing Kits, books about self-healing, and very delicious & juicy organic peaches grown from Sedona Mago Retreat.

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Happy Memorial Day!

Dami Kim, President of Sedona Korean-American Association was honored to be at the Memorial Day Ceremony at the Sedona Military Park today. Thanks to Judith who organized and all veterans in Sedona and Verde Valley area who contributed for this meaningful time for all of us.
Without you-veterans, we wouldn’t be here to celebrate our freedom and peace. Our deepest gratitude to all of you.

2017 Sedona Lunar New Year Festival

Get in gear for the Lunar New Year! 2017 is the Year of the Rooster. Celebrate with the Sedona Korean American Association at the 7th Annual Sedona Lunar New Year Festival on Sunday Feb. 5th, from 11am-3pm at Sedona Meditation Center, 340 Jordan Rd.
This is a free of charge kid friendly event. Make sure to explore all the festivities, including Asian Cuisine, Film, Cultural Performances, Fortune Telling, Raffles and Games.
For more information please contact Sedona Meditation Center at (928) 282-3600. We look forward to ringing in the Year of the Rooster and attracting blessings and good fortune with you!

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Leadership Camp for Young Korean Americans (11/11~11/13/2016)

 

The founding sprit of Korea is the source of strength for developing a new leadership required for the peaceful and sustainable world.

Sedona Korean American Association (SKAA) will work with Earth Citizens Organization (ECO) and Kookhakwon to offer leadership camp for young Korean Americans. ECO is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, which promotes mindful living, natural health, and sustainability. Kookhakwon is a private research institute dedicated to the study of founding philosophy of Korea.

The camp offered by SKAA will include leadership development, Korean spirit and history, ECO living and sustainability, and Korean traditional mind-body trainings.

Through this 3-day weekend leadership camp, young Korean-Americans will:

  • Develop leadership as global leaders for the future world
  • Attain knowledge and skills for sustainability in their personal lives and community,
  • Acquire deeper understanding of the Korean culture and tradition and enhance confidence and self-esteem as Korean-Americans.

 

Program Dates

Nov 11~13, 2016 (2 nights 3 days)

March, 2016 (date will be announced later)

 

Fee: $400 including accommodation at ECO Learning Center (Cottonwood,AZ)

For registration, please click here.

Fore more information, please email at sedonakorean@gmail.com

MOU Agreement between SKAA and ECO (세도나 한인회와 지구시민연합의 MOU체결)

The MOU has been agreed between SKAA and ECO (Earth Citizens Organization) in order to establish arrangements for collaboration to promote public awareness of Korean Culture in the US for the benefit of the public.
1) ECO provides facilities for SKAA to run programs including youth leadership training
2) SKAA promotes Earth Citizenship to its members and the public through its programs and activities
3) SKAA supports ECO to advance its mission
4) ECO provides content and training on Earth Citizenship for the instructors of SKAA
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ECO Grand Opening Ceremony

Dami Kim, president of SKAA was invited to Ribbon Cutting ceremony at ECO learning center grand opening. It is such joy to see Korean non profit organization become center of the community for sustainble living in city of Cottonwood. We are very proud as Korean to collaborate with ECO for 2nd, 3rd young Korean generation to deliver Korean Spirit and Earth Citizen leadership.

Message from ECO
We just finished with the Grand Opening Celebration of our ECO Learning Center! It was an amazing event filled with so much love and support from the entire community! We were honored to welcome County Supervisor Chip Davis, Cottonwood City Manager Doug Bartosh, and Marketing Director of the Cottonwood Chamber of Commerce, Michelle Masters who presented us with heartfelt, congratulatory speeches as well as a message from Senator Silvia Allen. In addition, our Executive Director of ECO, Steve Kim, revealed his plans to help create a more mindful and sustainable community. Lastly, our founder, Ilchi Lee, gave an inspiring speech about creating a better world through the Earth Citizen Movement. We are so incredibly grateful to everyone who helped make this monumental achievement possible! We could not have done with without all of your support! We are creating a better world together!

 

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