Submit a post to the AKA-SF blog!

AKA-SF seeks your voice! Connect with the Bay Area KAD community by contributing to the AKA-SF blog! We welcome submissions in the form of personal essay, reflections on current news and media, reviews of event or conferences you’ve attended, etc. As long as it’s relevant to the KAD community, we’d love to share what you’re engaging with and thinking about.…

Read more

Our Homeland is Each Other

Have you ever listened to NPR’s Code Switch? It’s a podcast focused on race and identity, and as their About page says, their journalists are “fascinated by the overlapping themes of race, ethnicity and culture, how they play out in our lives and communities, and how all of this is shifting.” This past week, the latest Code Switch episode focused…

Read more

Omma Poom, Korea’s first dedication to adoptees

It was a beautiful day in Paju City, when the opening ceremony and dedication for the Omma Poom Park commenced. Local city and government officials were on hand to observe and present several awards, including recognition of Me and Korea founder Minyoung Kim for her vision, dedication and work for the park project, as well as local adoptee Lowell-Rojon’s father, for…

Read more