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The Korean American Federation of Orange County

 9888 Garde Grove Blvd.
 Garden Grove, CA 92844
[P] (714) 530-4810
[F] (714) 530-3027
www.kafoc.org
[email protected]
Hannah Kim
FOUNDED: 1979
INCORPORATED: 1997
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Organization DBA --
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Organization received a competitive grant from the community foundation in the past five years No
Employer Identification Number 33-0740149 00000

Summary


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Mission StatementMORE »

 The purpose of this organization, as the representing the Korean society in Orange County, are to develop the society and support the rights of Koreans, and to improve the relationships with other communities in the area as well as the relationship between the United States and South Korea.

Mission Statement

 The purpose of this organization, as the representing the Korean society in Orange County, are to develop the society and support the rights of Koreans, and to improve the relationships with other communities in the area as well as the relationship between the United States and South Korea.

FinancialsMORE »

Fiscal Year 2015
Projected Expenses $200,000.00
Projected Revenue $250,000.00

ProgramsMORE »

  • Free Legal Consultation
  • Free Medical Consultation
  • Korean Library
  • Scholarship & Mentoring Seminar
  • Senior Festival

Revenue vs. Expense ($000s)

Expense Breakdown 2016 (%)

Expense Breakdown 2015 (%)

Expense Breakdown 2014 (%)

For more details regarding the organization's financial information, select the financial tab and review available comments.


Overview


Mission Statement

 The purpose of this organization, as the representing the Korean society in Orange County, are to develop the society and support the rights of Koreans, and to improve the relationships with other communities in the area as well as the relationship between the United States and South Korea.

Background Statement

 Korean society in Orange County was formed in the early 1970s. Korean American Association opened an inaugural meeting in 1979 and gradually stabilized with the sweat and blood of Korean Immigrants. With help and hard work of many Korean immigrants, the Korean American Association could hold many cultural events, such as American Friendship Station, and many other events that forged a friendship with the U.S. Today Korean community is one of the largest and most rapidly growing communities in Orange County.

Impact Statement

  • On 1979, The Korean American Federation of Orange County Established.
  • On 1981, Orange County Korean school Established.
  • On 1981, The 1st Korean Cultural Festival Opened.
  • On 1985, The Korean American Federation of Orange County Facility Fund Construct.
  • On 1992, First Korean American Candidate was elected as City of Garden Grove Mayor.
  • On 2014, 5 out of 6 Korean American Candidates were elected.
  • On 2015, The Korean American Federation of Orange County's main goal to build new facilities to help and develop our Korean American Society.

Needs Statement

Currently, The Korean American Federation of Orange County primary goal is to build Korean Convention Cultural Center. Our organization would like to fundraise about $500,000 this year to help, support and expand our community in Orange County.


CEO Statement

Greetings from Brian Ka Kim, the 24th president of the Korean-American Federation of Orange County. I am very proud and honored to accept both the mission and responsibility of the position. As a continuator I will represent and serve the Orange County Korean community as those before me have for the past 35 years. I will also do my best to build a Korean convention cultural center, expand embassy services and basic Korean-American Federation community services to help our brethren. If our brethren unite under the saying "United We Stand, Divided We Fall," I have not doubt these goals will come to fruition. The Korean-American Federation of Orange County will prepare the future generation by adjusting to the changing century, alternating current with various communities, and creating opportunities for Koreans to grow by working with American society. We ask you for your sincere feedback and full support to the Korean- American Federation of Orange County. Thank you.


Board Chair Statement

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Other Ways to Donate/Volunteer

Donations can be made by visiting our website www.kafoc.org/sponsor to donate using our PayPal.

Check donations are accepted by mailing to:
9888 W Garden Grove Blvd.
Garden Grove CA 92844
 
Accept check donations made to KAFOC
Check payable to KAFOC
 
*Donations made to KAFOC are TAX Deductible*
 
KAFOC is always looking for volunteers to serve our community.
For volunteer inquiries, please contact us at 714-530-4810 

Geographic Area Served

North Orange County
Central Orange County
West Orange County
South Orange County
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Organization Categories

  1. Community Improvement, Capacity Building - Community Improvement, Capacity Building N.E.C.
  2. International, Foreign Affairs, and National Security - International Cultural Exchange
  3. International, Foreign Affairs, and National Security - International Affairs,Foreign Policy & Globalization

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Programs


Free Legal Consultation

Every first Saturday of a month, Korean american Federation of Orange County provides a free legal consultation. We do this with the help of Korean lawyers and our main purpose is to help and serve Koreans living within our community.
Budget  $3,000.00
Category  Crime & Legal, General/Other Legal Services
Population Served General/Unspecified
Program Short-Term Success  Korean Immigrants who just came to Orange County can be easily reach out to our organization for instant legal service without having financial problems
Program Long-Term Success  Free Legal Consultation has been around for more than 10 years now, Every year, There is an increase number of people who gets free legal advice. 
Program Success Monitored By 
The Orange County Korean Bar Association (OCKBA) comes and helps the people in need with different part of subject. A Lawyer from Consulate General of Republic of Korea helps Koreans with Korean Law.
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Free Medical Consultation

Every second and fourth Saturday of each month, Korean American Federation of Orange County provides free medical consultation.  Every second Saturday, our organization provides acupuncture medical services. Every fourth Saturday, our organization provides medical services.
Budget  $5,000.00
Category  Mental Health, Substance Abuse Programs, General/other Mental Health, Substance Abuse Programs, General/other
Population Served General/Unspecified
Program Short-Term Success  Korean Immigrants who just came to Orange County can be easily reach out to our organization for instant medical service without having financial problems or insurance problems
Program Long-Term Success  This programs has help lots of people in need in medical ways. We hope to reach out to lots of more people and have free medical related seminars to people.
Program Success Monitored By  Few of our board members are doctors, every year there is an increase number of people. The board members are able to follow up with these people in need.
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Korean Library

Korean American Federation of Orange County opened a small library for Korean Americans. We hops that by using our library, Korean Americans can freely check out books and read and learn more about Korean culture.
Budget  $20,000.00
Category  Arts, Culture & Humanities, General/Other Literature
Population Served General/Unspecified
Program Short-Term Success  Koreans who can not find Korean books can easily be part of our library member and read Korean books.
Program Long-Term Success  The library has opened only couple years ago, our goal in the future is to reach out to other people and let them know the Korean Culture through our books. People can easily access books to read the Korean language as well
Program Success Monitored By  Annually, there is an increase in number of people who are using our library. 
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Scholarship & Mentoring Seminar

Korean American Federation of Orange County has built scholarship foundation for the next youth generation. We give out scholarships every year to the students in our community to encourage them and to hope for their better future. Our organization also invites guest speakers, who are social renowned and respectable, to give inspiring speeches to the youth in our community.
Budget  $25,000.00
Category  Education, General/Other Student Financial Aid
Population Served Adolescents Only (13-19 years)
Program Short-Term Success  Our ceremony has been hosted since 1996 to give hopes and dreams to our fellow Korean American teenagers. The purpose of the ceremony is to grant students with scholarship and provide guidance, which is also known as our mentoring program.
Program Long-Term Success  Korean American Federation of Orange County would like to raise future talents and play a vital role for future generations. Korean American Federation of Orange County proudly presents scholarship ceremony and mentoring program to raise our status and community to provide better future.
Program Success Monitored By  Compare to couple years ago, we have decided to allow high school students along with college students.
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Senior Festival

Korean American community has lots of first generation who are seniors now. We would like to give thanks and support our seniors. Since last year, we are hosting a festival for seniors to come out and join us and have fun with free food, music, and prizes to show gratitude for our community.
Budget  $20,000.00
Category  Arts, Culture & Humanities, General/Other Arts, Culture & Humanities, General/Other
Population Served Aging, Elderly, Senior Citizens
Program Short-Term Success  It was our first time hosting this event for seniors. We had a limit of 300 people. We ended up having 400 People participate in our event.
Program Long-Term Success  We have started out hosting 300 people however we hope to achieve 500 to 600 people this year and gradually increase the number of senior who have been part of our community for multiple years.
Program Success Monitored By  We have only invited 300 people, so this year we would like to increase the number of people who could be part of the festival.
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Management


CEO/Executive Director Mr. Ka D. Kim
CEO Term Start July 2014
CEO Email [email protected]
CEO Experience --

Former CEOs and Terms

Name Start End
Mr. Deuk Jae Oh July 2012 June 2014
Mr. Seung N Chung July 2010 June 2012

Senior Staff

Name Title Experience/Biography
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Awards

Award Awarding Organization Year
Korean American Day County of Orange 2015
Proclamation-Korean American Day City of Irvine 2015
Certificate of Recognition presented to KAFOC in honor of the 95th Anniversary of the Independence Movement of March 1, 1919 State of California Senate 2014
Certificate of Recognition presented to KAFOC Mentoring Seminar City of Irvine 2014
Korean American Day The White House ,Washington 2014
Korean American Day City of Santa 2014
Korean American Day City of La Palma 2014
Korean American Day City of Westminster 2014
Certificate of Recognition presented to KAFOC in honor of Annual Scholarship Award and Year End Celebration California Legislature Assembly 2013
Certificate of Recognition presented to KAFOC in honor of generous support to the Honam Friendship Association of OC Thank you for making the 2013 Annual Senior Citizens Tour a Great Success California Legislature Assembly 2013
Korean American Day City of Fullerton 2013
Korean American Day City of Santa Ana 2013
Korean American Day City of La Palma 2013
Korean American Day California Legislature Assembly 2013
Certificate of Special Congressional Recogition U.S. House of Representatives 2006
Korean American Federation of Orange County County of Orange 2000
Korean American Day California State Assembly 1982
Korean American Day County of Orange 1979

Affiliations

Affiliation Year
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External Assessments and Accreditations

External Assessment or Accreditation Year
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Collaborations

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Staff Information

Number of Full Time Staff 2
Number of Part Time Staff 4
Number of Volunteers 25
Number of Contract Staff 0
Staff Retention Rate % --
Staff Professional Development --

Staff Demographics

Ethnicity African American/Black: 0
Asian American/Pacific Islander: 6
Caucasian: 0
Hispanic/Latino: 0
Native American/American Indian: 0
Other: 0
Other (if specified): 0
Gender Female: --
Male: --
Not Specified --

Plans & Policies

Organization has Fundraising Plan? --
Organization has Strategic Plan? --
Years Strategic Plan Considers --
Management Succession Plan --
Organization Policies And Procedures Yes
Business Continuity of Operations Plan Yes

Risk Management Provisions

Nondiscrimination Policy --
Whistle Blower Policy --
Document Destruction Policy --
Directors and Officers Insurance Policy --

Reporting and Evaluations

Management Reports to Board? --
CEO Formal Evaluation and Frequency -- --
Senior Management Formal Evaluation and Frequency -- --
Non Management Formal Evaluation and Frequency -- --

Government Licenses

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CEO Comments

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Foundation Comments

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Governance


Board Chair Mr. John Kim
Board Chair Company Affiliation West Orange College
Board Chair Term July 2014 - June 2016
Board Co-Chair Mr. Yong Seok Kim
Board Co-Chair Company Affiliation Kim Yong Seok Acupuncture
Board Co-Chair Term July 2014 - June 2016

Board Members

Name Company Affiliations Status
Mrs. Diane Cheng -- --
Mrs. Yeong W Cho One Light Mission --
Mrs. Dianne Choi Red Point Realtor - Irvine --
Mrs. Moon Ja Han OC Korean American Health Information Education Center --
Mr. Joon S. Huh Uniti Bank --
Mrs. So Hee Jang -- --
Ms. Jasmine Jeon Appy & Frenz --
Mrs. Myungsook Mok Joo -- --
Mr. Chang sup Jung Action Physical Therapy Acupuncture --
Mr. Steve Jung -- --
Mrs. Jae K Kang -- --
Mr. Sean Kang Morgan Stanley --
Mr. Sun Im Kang -- --
Mr. Hakmoon Kim Sejong Copy & Printing --
Miss Hannah Kim -- --
Mr. James Kim AOI College --
Mr. Kevin Kim Red Point Realtor - Buena Park --
Mrs. Kyong Ja Kim Arirang Women's Choir --
Mrs. Mila Kim US Metro Bank --
Ms. Esther Kwon Good for You --
Mr. Byung Sun Lee Pastor --
Mrs. Chung Ja Lee Han Sung Acupuncture --
Mrs. Diane Lee -- --
Mr. Jun Hee Lee -- --
Mrs. Kristy Lee -- --
Mr. Myoung Bok Lee -- --
Ms. Sarah Lee -- --
Mrs. Jacki Park -- --
Mrs. Kwang Soon Park -- --
Mrs. Lioba Park -- --
Mrs. Mi Ae Park Sim's Gift --
Mrs. Jina Sohn -- --
Mrs. Lois Suh -- --
Mrs. Sunny White -- --
Mr. Chu Han Yun -- --

Constituent Board Members

Name Company Affiliations Status
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Youth Board Members

Name Company Affiliations Status
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Additional Board Members and Affiliations

Name Company Affiliations Status
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Board Demographics

Ethnicity African American/Black: 0
Asian American/Pacific Islander: 41
Caucasian: 0
Hispanic/Latino: 0
Native American/American Indian: 0
Other: 0
Other (if specified): 0
Gender Female: 24
Male: 17
Not Specified 0

Board Information

Board Term Lengths 2
Board Term Limits 2
Board Meeting Attendance % 70%
Written Board Selection Criteria --
Written Conflict Of Interest Policy --
Percentage of Monetary Contributions --
Percentage of In-Kind Contributions --
Board Orientation Yes

CEO Comments

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Foundation Comments

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Standing Committees

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Financials


Revenue vs. Expense ($000s)

Expense Breakdown 2016 (%)

Expense Breakdown 2015 (%)

Expense Breakdown 2014 (%)

Fiscal Year July 01, 2014 to June 30, 2015
Projected Revenue $250,000.00
Projected Expenses $200,000.00
Form 990s

2016 Form 990

2015 Form 990

2014 Form 990

Audit Documents --
IRS Letter of Exemption

IRS Letter of Determination

Prior Three Years Total Revenue and Expense Totals

Fiscal Year 2016 2015 2014
Total Revenue $145,327 $383,856 $141,704
Total Expenses $141,730 $176,750 $225,409

Prior Three Years Revenue Sources

Revenue By Revenue Source
Fiscal Year 2016 2015 2014
Foundation and
Corporation Contributions
$95,380 $303,974 $97,148
Government Contributions $0 $0 $0
    Federal -- -- --
    State -- -- --
    Local -- -- --
    Unspecified $0 $0 --
Individual Contributions -- -- --
Indirect Public Support $0 $0 --
Earned Revenue $0 $0 --
Investment Income, Net of Losses $0 $1,982 $2,112
Membership Dues $22,900 $77,900 $19,676
Special Events $27,047 $0 $22,768
Revenue In-Kind $0 $0 --
Other $0 $0 --

Prior Three Years Expense Allocations

Expense By Type
Fiscal Year 2016 2015 2014
Program Expense $47,917 $49,631 $152,657
Administration Expense $77,492 $127,119 $72,752
Fundraising Expense $16,321 $0 --
Payments to Affiliates $0 $0 --
Total Revenue/Total Expenses 1.03 2.17 0.63
Program Expense/Total Expenses 34% 28% 68%
Fundraising Expense/Contributed Revenue 13% 0% 0%

Prior Three Years Assets and Liabilities

Assets and Liabilities
Fiscal Year 2016 2015 2014
Total Assets $849,271 $666,584 $462,677
Current Assets $836,541 $653,854 $449,947
Long-Term Liabilities $0 $0 --
Current Liabilities $0 $0 --
Total Net Assets $849,271 $666,584 $462,677

Short Term Solvency

Fiscal Year 2016 2015 2014
Current Ratio: Current Assets/Current Liabilities inf inf inf

Long Term Solvency

Fiscal Year 2016 2015 2014
Long-term Liabilities/Total Assets 0% 0% 0%
Endowment Value --
Spending Policy --
Percentage(If selected) --
Are you currently in a Capital Campaign? --
Capital Campaign Purpose --
Campaign Goal --
Capital Campaign Dates -
Capital Campaign Raised-to-Date Amount --
Capital Campaign Anticipated in Next 5 Years? --

CEO Comments

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Foundation Comments

Summary financial data is per the Form 990s and consultation with the organization. Foundation/corporate and individual contributions are combined under Foundation and Corporation Contributions.

Documents


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