Launched Project Sori, a Sexual Assault project, using the #MeToo Movement.
DV Workforce Dev & Entrepreneurship
Strengthened domestic violence workforce development and entrepreneurship program, including launch of candle-making business for survivors.
Nourished 5000 children by distributing healthy, API-friendly meals to over 210 child care providers.
DV Housing First
Kicked off DV Housing First, a homeless prevention and long-term empowerment project to help domestic violence survivors secure permanent housing.
Expanded the Asian American Foster Family Initiative into the Korean, Chinese and Filipino communities in Los Angeles and Orange Counties.
Celebrated KFAM’s 35th Anniversary Gala, “Share the Journey,” on September 19, 2018 with a record number of more than 500 guests.
Graduated the first 40-hour DV state certification training class specifically for Korean clergy in Southern California. We had a class for 8 Korean seminary students and another class for 18 clergy.
Also, KFAM becomes the first and only licensed Foster Family Agency (FFA) in the US, specializing in the needs of API foster children and recruiting culturally responsive foster families.
KFAM had the first all-Korean graduating class of 16 Korean American parents (9 families) who became licensed foster parents.
KFAM conducted the first backpack drive (350 backpacks) and holiday gift drive (150 presents) targeted towards Asian Pacific Islander foster kids in LA County.
2012, 2014, 2016
KFAM formed Life Beyond, the only Korean-language DV survivor support group in LA County.
KFAM becomes the first and only Korean specific agency in LA County dedicated to serving Korean Domestic Violence victims.