KCCoC Mission and Goals
The mission of the Korean Cultural Center of Chicago (KCCoC) is to promote and organize Korean cultural, arts, educational, and social activities. KCCoC aims to establish a venue where all Korean Americans and other groups can participate in programs and events that celebrate Korean culture and heritage. KCCoC strongly encourages cross-cultural understanding that can embrace and empower all people to coexist peacefully.
The Korean Cultural Center of Chicago is a not-for-profit organization with these purposes:
- to discover, preserve, and develop Korean immigrants’ history and Korean cultural legacies in the United States,
- to enhance the understanding of Korean culture’s uniqueness by propagating Korean culture to Korean descendants and other peoples,
- to serve as the center for cooperation among all Korean-Americans and their organizations,
- to support cultural exchange and networking between Korea and the United States and conduct and facilitate any other cultural and peaceful activities.