|[ Etc ] Kukkiwon Technical Committee Participates in Donation Campaign To Support COVID-19 Relief Efforts|
Kukkiwon Technical Committee participated in a donation to support the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) relief efforts.
Chairman Choi Jongbok donated KRW 3 million on May 12 (Tue) on behalf of Kukkiwon Technical Committee, requesting Kukkiwon to use the money to support Taekwondo masters who own and operate their dojangs.
Chairman Choi said, “The members from the committee put in some money to participate in a donation campaign promoted by Kukkiwon,” and added, “It is not a huge sum of money, but I hope our warm heart would be a little help for Taekwondo masters to overcome their tough situation.”
Acting President of Kukkiwon Son Cheontaik said, “I would like to express my gratitude to all the members of the Technical Committee those who participating in our donation campaign despite the financial difficulties they also have,” and added, “I will make sure that your precious heart would support effectively for Taekwondo masters who have financial difficulties.”
From the start of the donation by Acting President Son Cheontaek in April, Kukkiwon is carrying out the donation campaign for Taekwondo masters in financial difficulties due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Kukkiwon has been holding an appointment ceremony by a subcommittee on a small scale after holding the informal ceremony for the appointment of the members of the Technical Committee on April 28.