KOSD is pleased to announce our selection as the featured Spotlight story for Project SOAR! “Project SOAR is an initiative of the International Rescue Committee, in partnership with the Nationalities Service Center. With support from the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), Project SOAR provides organizations in the United States that serve refugees with the tools … Continue reading “Project SOAR’s Spotlight On: the Karen Organization of San Diego”
Thank you so much for all of you who came to our 2012 Karen New Year celebration on last Saturday. More than 700 people came to this year’s event! Also, thank you so much for everybody who have worked so hard for this event and who support and work for our community.
2012 Karen New Year Celebration will be on January 14, 10:00am – 3:00pm, at Crawford High School (Educational Complex) Auditorium. There are cultural dance performances, songs, and fashion shows to celebrate Karen New Year in San Diego. Please join us! DATE: January 14, 2012 (SAT) TIME: 10 am to 2pm LOCATION: Crawford High Educational Complex … Continue reading “Karen New Year 2012”
We are finally opening our first community office on December 12, 2012. Office Address: 5354 University Ave #1, San Diego CA 92105 Office Phone: 619-582-0783 We will be open on weekdays between 9am-5pm. View Larger Map
The 1st annual World Refugee Day was a huge success; it is estimated more than 700 audiences showed up for the event!! We are so lucky to be a part of this amazing event to share the stories of refugee communities and wonderful presentations regarding photo and movie works related to refugees all over the … Continue reading “Thank you for your support at the World Refugee Day Event!!”
We are participating the World Refugee Day Event on June 19, 2011, from 1pm to 6pm. The event will be at the Museum of Photographic Arts in Balboa Park, San Diego. We will celebrate San Diego’s diversity with Pulitzer Prize winner Don Bartletti and local photographers Sam Hodgson and Roberto “Bear” Guerra. Sam Hodgson’s work, … Continue reading “World Refugee Day Event”
We have finally launched our official website and blog to share our stories, updates in the community, and resources for the Karen and other ethnic minority groups from Burma. This website might also help all of you understand the Karen and other ethnic minority groups from Burma.