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21st Anniversary Event at Norwalk Double Tree Hotel, on 5/19/11

Educational seminar: For Parents with Children Under Age 6’ by Dr. Sophia Shin, on 3/26/11

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“Bazaar with Love” 3/7-3/11/11 for Hope Community School and Alzheimer’s Support Group

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Educational seminar: Prevention and Causes of Alzeimer, by Dr. Jeannie Choi.
2011

Educational seminar: Anger Management and Happiness,
‘How to Control Anger and Live Happily, by Dr. Gyumgu Jun

Website, www.hanmihope.com is launched.

Hope Community School starts new semester of 2010

8th Parenting Workshop (10 weeks long): Parents that Grow Together with Children, by Dr. Nakju Lee

Support group for families of Alzheimer patients (2ndsup> and 4thsup> Friday of the month)

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10 Cultural Classes begin at Sarangbang. Photography 2 and Computer class 4

Start of counseling of children under age 6, by Dr. Sophia Shin

Educational seminar: 10 Week Program for Recovering Love Between Couples, by Youngki Kim and Mira Noh

Educational seminar: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer, by You bin Chun, Korean liaison at Alzheimer’s Association

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Lay Counselor Training Seminar Series 1: Journey to Find Oneself, by Dongsook Yu, Director of HFCC

Start of online counseling through www.koreadaily.com: Ask America

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Educational seminar: For the Children Under Age 6, Part 2, by Dr. Sophia Shin

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The 20th Anniversary Event

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The 7th parenting workshop: Parents that grow together with children,
by Dr. Nakju Lee

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Educational seminar: For the Children Under Age 6, Part 1, by Dr. Sophia Shin

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Dinner event for all Board members and spouses
Sponsored by Susan Choi, President of Board

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HFCC Open House after moving to new location
2010

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Holiday Meal Give Away Event,
sponsored by State Farm Insurance Company

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The First Golf Tournament fundraising event

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The 10th Family Talent Show “Our Family, Fighting!”

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Dinner with Pastors of neighboring Churches

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19th Anniversary Event

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Parenting Classes, Couples Classes

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Educational seminar: Seokak, by Dr. Shinjung Choi
2009

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Educational Seminar: Our Health 2, by Dr. Shinjung Choi

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Educational seminar: Our Health 1, by Sookhee Choi

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Prayer Group meeting “Our Family, Victory!”

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9th Family Talent Show “Our Family, Fighting!”

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Graduation Ceremony for Hope Community School

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The 18th Anniversary Event

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New President of Board Susan Choi, and Vice Presidents Okja Kim and Michelle Moon, were appointed.
2008

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New President of the Board Susan Choi’ was elected with resignation of President Youngsook Yun

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Educational seminar: Mental Health, by Dr. Shinjung Choi, Dr. Manchul Cho, And Kaeyoung, social worker

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Youth Camp with Onesimo group
The 8th Family Talent Show “Our family, Fighting!”

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The 2nd Graduation Ceremony of Hope Community School with 52 students

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17th Anniversary Event

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New Director Susan Lee was appointed and Director Sunyoung Kim resigned.
Educational seminar: Healthy Future for Teens-Parenting Class’

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Start of UCI internship program
2007

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2nd annual prayer group dinner for the Center

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Educational Seminar: Healthy individual, Happy family

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7th Family Talent Show “Our Family, Fighting!”

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The First Graduation Ceremony of Hope Community School

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The 16th Anniversary Event at HFCC

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For February to April, Educational seminars: Prevention and Intervention of Youth Problems and Their bright future, with speakers Helen Kim, Deliana Park, Dr. Susan Chung(Psychiatrist), David Park(lawyer), Professor Taehan Jang, Sungwan Oh(Supervisor at LA Police protection dept.), Pastor Youngho Han, Dr. Terry Thompson, Susan Lee(MSW).

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Hope Community School was accredited by California and by the National Association of Private Schools. Susan Lee was appointed as Principal.
Parenting classes, cooking classes and women’s Bible study (by Hangja Lee) were scheduled.
2006

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Open house for the newly started Community Hope Network.
Susan Lee, Julius Kim, David ha were in charge of the program

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Educational seminar: Anger, Depression of Homemakers, Loss of Relationship, and Depression at Holiday Times, by Dongsook Yoo, LCSW

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The first dinner meeting for the prayer group for the HFCC

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The 6th Family Talent Show “Our Family, Fighting!” at Anaheim Korean Presbyterian Church

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On-going cooking classes by Hurookawa Jungrim, every Saturday

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15th Anniversary Event with the main speaker Pastor Hyungchun Lim

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Spring semester of 2005(February to May) scheduled speakers: Dongsook Yoo, Eunmi Lee, Unice Lee, Susan Lee, Hengji Lee
2005

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Educational seminar; Financial Planning, by Grace Choi, and Family Law, by Susan Choi, lawyer

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The 5th Family Talent Show “Our Family, Fighting!”

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Educational seminar: Diagnosis of Anxiety and Nervousness Disorder and New Treatment, by Dr. Shinyoung Lee, psychiatrist

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Educational seminar: Financial Planning for Retirement and Handling of Inheritance, by Grace Choi, financial consultant

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The 14th Anniversary Event was held with main speaker Shinae Jun of Department of Labor of United States government
Educational seminar: New Trend in Immigration, by Seunghyang Im, lawyer

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Educational seminar: Relationship Focus, by Coach Mimi Park

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At the 7th Annual Board meeting, new president Youngsook Yun,
Vice President Gumsook Park, Secretary Kyunghae Lee, and Finance Director Kay Park were elected.
2004

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The 4th Family Talent Show “Our Family, Fighting!”

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Educational seminar: Laws Regarding Youth and Parental Rights’ by Jaehong Park, lawyer

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The 13th Anniversary Event and seminar “Violence at home and drug problems in youth” by Dr. Jaehoon Chung, and “Family Problems” by by Sunyoung Kim

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Educational seminar: Effective Parenting, by Dr. Youngsoon Lee

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Educational seminar: Living Wills, by Shinjung Choi, MD
2003

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The Women’s Support Group meetings were held every Monday during January and February. Hyungja Lee was in charge of the meeting.

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Family Talent Show “Our Family, Fighting!” at Southern California Gospel Church

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Educational seminar: Making of a Happy Family, by Pastor Youngjun Yang

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The 12th Anniversary Event was held at Garden Grove Community Center with main speaker Dr. Jaehoon Chung

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Educational seminar: Attitude of the Most Effective Counselors, by Roland Kim, Ph.D.

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Educational seminar: Living Trust, by Tina Lee

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Inho Kim and Youngsook You was reappointed as President and Vice President of the Board.
Educational seminar: Violence at Home, by Myung Choi
2002

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O.C. Korean Family Counseling & Legal Advice Center was renamed to O.C. Korean American Family Counseling Center

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Educational seminar: How to Stop the Gambling, by Eunhee Kim

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Educational seminar: Gangs, by Taekyung Yoo, police officer
Educational seminar: Lay Counseling, special training by Dr. Roland Kim

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5 The 11th Anniversary Event was held at Garden Grove Community Center with main speaker Pastor Insik Sohn For the whole month of May, the radio program “Prevention of Violence at Home” was broadcast.

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Educational seminars: Healthy Education for Children; Communication Skills and Home Life; Classes for Making a Happy Couple; Effective Parenting
2001

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Educational seminar: Physical and Mental Changes in Depression

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Educational seminars: Commmunication Theory and its Application; Problems in Youth and Their Solution; Anger management; Family Laws and Prevention of Youth Crime

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The 2nd Family Talent Show “Our family, Fighting!”

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The 10th Anniversary Event was held with speaker Dr. Chunkun Kim and entertainment by Cornerstone Choir. The Seminar topic was “Responses to anger, self-control, depression and communication skills”

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Educational seminar: Communication Skills Educational seminar: Violence at home and its Effect, Especially on Youth and Youth problems

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At the Board meeting, Inho Kim and Youngsook Yun were officially appointed as President and Vice President of the Board Educational seminar: Women and Happy Home, with speaker Youngae Kim
2000

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Educational seminar: Family Law and Laws Relating with Youths

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Educational seminar: For Parents with School-age Children

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The 9th Anniversary event was held to raise funds.
The main speaker was Pastor Youngjo Ha.

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A meeting of families who take care of Alzheimer’s patients

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President Inho Kim and Vice President Youngsook Yun were elected. Jin Shim resigned.
1999

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Dr. Taeyoung Lee, one of our founders, passed away

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The Men’s and Women’s Group meetings were started Seminar: Center’s Present and Future Campaign for drug prevention with Nanoom Christian Fellowship Inc.

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The office of Center was moved to 1150 Brookhurst St. #201 Garden Grove

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The First Talent Show for family, “Our family, fighting!” was held

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Educational seminar: Violence at Home and its Effect on Youth

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Educational seminar: Parental Involvement of Children’s Education’ at Sungseo Presbyterian Church

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Educational seminar: Women’s Self-improvement and Family Improvement with speaker Dr. Insook Park

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New President of Board Jin Shim was elected.
The meeting of Singles Support Group was moved to Thursdays
1998

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The 7th Anniversary Event was held at Zion Central Presbyterian Church

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Meetings of the Single Support Group started meeting every Wednesday

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Participated in the Korean Youth Festival

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Establishment of satellite office at Las Vegas
1997

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The 5th Anniversary event at The Oriental Mission of Cerritos was entertained by the chorus “Mu Gung Hwa”

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New Director Youngja Song was appointed and Sunyoung Kim resigned

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Educational seminar: What is the Goal of Children’s Education?
1996

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New President of Board Eunice Kim was elected and Hyunsook Bang Resigned.
Educational seminar: Effective Parenting

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Educational seminar: How to Make a Happy Couple?

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Educational seminar: How to Guide Teens to the Right Path?

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The 5th Anniversary Event was held at Garden Grove Community Center.
New President of Board Hyunsook Bang was elected and Nanju Kim resigned.
1995

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The new Director Youngja Song was appointed. Elizabeth Kim resigned.

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The 4th Anniversary Event was held in conjunction with “Bazaar with love”

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The first Family Together night “Let’s Plant the Tree of Dreams’ was held.

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Special seminar ‘What should be the Korean’s attitude in the Midst of a Rapidly Changing World?.’ with Professors Byungwuk Ahn and Dongkil Kim.
The “Sunflower” group for those who cannot have the children and the “Dove” group for singles over 50 were started.
1994

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Held a bazaar to raise money for the poor

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The 3rd Anniversary Event was held at Community Center at Garden Grove. Sehwan Kim was the invited singer.

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17th Board meeting. The event chair for the 3rd Anniversary, Nanju Kim was elected and The shelter for abused women was to become an independent entity.

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3rd President of Board Nanju Kim, Vice President Youngmi yeo were elected.

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Educational seminar: Teen’s problems, at Korean Parent Association at Sunny Hills High School.

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The first newsletter “ Family Counseling” was issued.
1993

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Educational seminar: Children’s Education

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Educational seminar: How to improve a Couple’s Relationship

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New Director of the Center, Elizabeth Kim, was elected.
The second anniversary event was held at Anaheim Korean Presibitarian Church. Guest Speaker was Dr. Taeyoung Lee, on the topic “Creative Couple’s Relationship”

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Shelter for abused women was established. Youngmi Yeo was in charge of setting it up.
1992

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New president of Board, Bunja Yoo , Vice presidents Jinyoung Suk and Hwayun Kim were elected in the 8th meeting of the Board.

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Shinhyung Kim, Director, resigned

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The First Anniversary Event with stage performances was held successfully at Cerritos Grace Korean Church

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Seminar on “ How to Manage Stress”
1991

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Held “Communicating couples” seminar at Ramada Inn with guest speaker, Kwangjun Park, priest.

8. Opening of the Center

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The First Board meeting was held at Garden Grove Medical Plaza. Guest Speaker: Dr. Haewon Han
Topic: How to prevent Hepatitis B infection.

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The Board was formed with help of Dr.Taeyoung Lee, who was a director of the Korean Family Legal Aid Society. The meeting was held at Garden Grove Ramada Inn.
The founders were Bunja Yoo, Jinyoung Suk, Wendy Yoo, Unyi Yoo, Sookgi Kim, Hyunsook Bang.
President of Board Unyi Yoo, Director of Center Shinhyung Kim, Assistant Director Sookgi Kim
1990