President: Choi, Kwang-ja (Christine) / Nam, Myong Ho (Lucy)

id: 136

KOWIN DC Year-End Party (Fairfax, VA)

October 28, 2010id: 135

  • Seminar included: "Celebrating Women’s Physical, Mental, Social & Cultural Well-Being" (Inova Fairfax Hospital)
  • Also premiered KOWIN DC fundraising art exhibition, "Lecture & Art Fair" (MK Gallery, December 28, 2010 - January 31, 2011)

The 1st Annual KOWIN DC Leadership Seminar and Mentoring Program for Korean-American Women (Washington, DC)

October 21, 2010id: 134

  • Held at Korean Ambassador"s Residence Banquet Hall
  • Theme: "Raising the Bar"
  • Keynote Speaker: Dr. Sue Terri (Former Deputy Assistant Secretary for National Security Council)

The First KOWIN DC Newsletters (EN/KO) published

October 01, 2010id: 133

The 10th Annual KOWIN International Convention (Busan, Korea)

August 29 - September 01, 2010id: 132

  • Theme: "Global Korea and Korean Women"s Roles"
  • KOWIN DC Participants: Kwang Ja Kim, Sami Lauri, Junghee Lee, Myung Ja Lee, Florence Lowe-Lee, Hongja Komelia O’Kim, Sue-Kyong Shin Vittas, and Myong Ho Nam

Committee Meeting and Project Interview for Future Women Leaders (McLean, VA)

July 07 - July 08, 2010id: 131

  • KOWIN DC Executive Committee Members and three students from Anyang Women’s College (Anyang, Korea) attended
  • Interviewee: KOWIN DC Members Sue-Kyong Shin Vittas (IMF), Soo-Hyun Koo (DC Mayor"s Office), and Florence Lowe-Lee (KEI)

Seminar on "Women & Nutrition" (McLean, VA)

June 27, 2010id: 130

  • Discussion on "Psychological Effect of Nutrition" by Eun Ae Lee (KOWIN DC Member) with Dr. Soo-Woong Han

2010 Second Membership Meeting (Vienna, VA)

June 01, 2010id: 129

  • New KOWIN DC President elected: Myong Ho (Lucy) Nam, M.D.

2010 First Membership Meeting (Vienna, VA)

February 23, 2010id: 128

  • Including a brief seminar for women on new tax codes and regulations in investment

KOWIN DC Annual Executive Committee Meeting

January 09, 2010id: 127

  • Discussion on enhancing networking and mentoring program
  • Support for UN and Global Children Foundation (GCF): Donation for Haiti children’s support fund to GCF ($1,000)
  • "The Korean Council for the Women Drafted for Military Sexual Slavery by Japan" and Women’s Human Rights Museum Building Fund: $1,000 donated