Events Gallery

Board Meeting – 2017 Korean Harvest Festival Planning

Discussing plans to improve the festival this year.

 

2017 Arirang Gala hosted by KCWA

February 25, 2017

KCBA attended the 2017 Arirang Gala hosted annually by the Korean Canadian Women’s Association to show support for their endeavours and community services. Pictured here is a photo of President John Jung Ko and our Legal Counsel Mark Persaud with Ahmed Hussen, the Canadian Minister of Immigration. The photo was featured in a Global and Mail article about the minister.

First Board Meeting of 2017

January 29th, 2017


 

ONTARIO BUSINESS MISSION TO KOREA

December 2nd, 2016

Premier Kathleen Wynne was  the first Ontario Premier to visit South Korea in 30 years, and KCBA was honoured to join her and represent Ontario. Representing KCBA, President John Jung Ko was selected as an official delegate. The mission focused on building economic partnerships and seeking new opportunities in key sectors including innovation, auto manufacturing, information, communications and technology (ICT) and life sciences.


 

KOREAN-CANADIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT DINNER

November 17th, 2016

  • KOREAN-CANADIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT DINNER
    KOREAN-CANADIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT DINNER
    John Jung Ko with Chief of Police Mark Saunders, Counsel General Kang Jungsik and senior members of Toronto police services.
  • KOREAN-CANADIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT DINNER
    KOREAN-CANADIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT DINNER
    John Jung Ko and Counsel General Kang Jungsik with proud Korean-Canadian law enforcement officers and prosecutors.

4348TH KOREAN NATIONAL FOUNDATION AND 35TH KOREAN HERITAGE DAY

October 3rd, 2016

  • 4348TH KOREAN NATIONAL FOUNDATION AND 35TH KOREAN HERITAGE DAY
    4348TH KOREAN NATIONAL FOUNDATION AND 35TH KOREAN HERITAGE DAY
    With Hon. David Zimmer, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Legal Counsel of KCBA Mark Persaud
  • 4348TH KOREAN NATIONAL FOUNDATION AND 35TH KOREAN HERITAGE DAY
    4348TH KOREAN NATIONAL FOUNDATION AND 35TH KOREAN HERITAGE DAY
    With Premier of Ontario Kathleen Wynne, MPP and Minister of Aboriginal Affairs David Zimmer, Consulate General of South Korea Kang Jungsik
  • 4348TH KOREAN NATIONAL FOUNDATION AND 35TH KOREAN HERITAGE DAY
    4348TH KOREAN NATIONAL FOUNDATION AND 35TH KOREAN HERITAGE DAY
    With famous CP24 news anchor Jee-Yun Lee

 

17TH CANADIAN CLASSIC TAEKWONDO TOURNAMENT

October 1st, 2016

  • Team
    Team
    with the Royal Military College Team
  • Building
    Building
    it has been held at the state-of-the-art Markham Pan Am Centre, specifically built for the PanAm Games, for the past two years and counting!
  • 17TH CANADIAN CLASSIC TAEKWONDO TOURNAMENT
    17TH CANADIAN CLASSIC TAEKWONDO TOURNAMENT
    Sponsored by the KCBA, this event brings over 2,000 competitors, spectators and supporters every year from across the province
  • 17TH CANADIAN CLASSIC TAEKWONDO TOURNAMENT
    17TH CANADIAN CLASSIC TAEKWONDO TOURNAMENT
    Sponsored by the KCBA, this event brings over 2,000 competitors, spectators and supporters every year from across the province

2016 Toronto Korean Harvest Festival

August 26th – 28th, 2016


Sponsor of the Breakthrough Taekwondo Charity

June 27th, 2016

KCBA was a proud sponsor of the Breakthrough Taekwondo Charity event organized by the Korea Taekwondo Association of Canada which helped raise over $10,000 for the SickKids Foundation.


ALL COMMUNITY GAMES

June 14th, 2016

  • Asian games meeting
    Asian games meeting
    John Ko meeting with community leaders in Markham to discuss plans for the All Community Games in 2017. Mayor of Markham Frank Scarpitti and Chair of All Community Games Joseph Fong
  • Asian games meeting
    Asian games meeting
    John Ko meeting with community leaders in Markham to discuss plans for the All Community Games in 2017. Mayor of Markham Frank Scarpitti and Chair of All Community Games Joseph Fong
  • ALL COMMUNITY GAMES
    ALL COMMUNITY GAMES
    Mayor Frank Scarpitti breaks the board and gets a black belt from John Ko during the 2016 All Community Games.”
  • ALL COMMUNITY GAMES
    ALL COMMUNITY GAMES
    Mayor Frank Scarpitti breaks the board and gets a black belt from John Ko during the 2016 All Community Games.”
  • ALL COMMUNITY GAMES
    ALL COMMUNITY GAMES
    Mayor Frank Scarpitti breaks the board and gets a black belt from John Ko during the 2016 All Community Games.”

WILLOWDALE ROTARY CLUB

  • WILLOWDALE ROTARY CLUB
    WILLOWDALE ROTARY CLUB
    Our organization works closely with the rotary club of Willowdale, participating in community events and philanthropy throughout the year

Sponsor of the Salvation Army Taekwondo Team

KCBA is a proud sponsor of the Salvation Army Taekwondo Team at the Jane & Finch Yorkwoods Community Church location. It’s been so great to watch these kids progress over the last three years!

  • Sponsor of the Salvation Army Taekwondo Team
    Sponsor of the Salvation Army Taekwondo Team
  • Sponsor of the Salvation Army Taekwondo Team
    Sponsor of the Salvation Army Taekwondo Team
  • Sponsor of the Salvation Army Taekwondo Team
    Sponsor of the Salvation Army Taekwondo Team