I would like to invite you and your family to participate in the Centennial opportunity below.
The March 1st Movement
Korea's Centennial Independence Day
How You Can Participate
Purchase a Commemorative Brick for $31
Thank you to the Korean-American Community of Northern California and congratulations on the 1st anniversary of your hallmark achievement, the "Comfort Women" Memorial that sits proudly in Saint Mary's Square in historic San Francisco, California. You have secured a lasting place in history as the first Koreans to work side by side with other communities and nations on this important international human and women's rights issue. And in so doing, you have demonstrated excellence in bravery, patriotism, and commitment to humanity.
This March 1st, 2019 is Korea's centennial celebration. Because of your outstanding service work to our nation and her people, we'd like to extend a unique invitation to you, the Northern California community, to be a part of our history. Join us by purchasing a commemorative brick or bench plaque with the name of you, your family, a loved one, or organization to be permanently installed in one of the 5 locations you see here. By doing this, we share our love of country and respect for humanity across borders and oceans. We share our celebration with the peoples and nations of the world.
Make your donation today to reserve yours.
Three cities share unique importance in the story of Korea's Independence Day 100 years ago. As a resident of Seoul, Shanghai, or the the greater San Francisco metropolitan area, you are cordially invited to participate in Korea's Centennial. by becoming a part of its legacy. By making a donation, your name will be side by side with the names of the greatest heroes, patriots, and survivors of Korea's history and independence.
Commemorative Ground Tiles for Purchase and Installation in Seoul Dimensions: 6" tall and 31.5" long.
Because of limited space, a person's name may only be listed once.
A single name on a tile is $31.
You may purchase a whole tile and all four of its name places for $124.
Text size does not differ whether you use 1, 2, 3, or all four name spaces on a purchased tile.
Organizations, like individuals, may only be listed once and may purchase tiles for $93.
Commemorative Bench Engravings for Purchase and Installation in Seoul Dimensions: 40" long, 18" wide, 16" tall.
Each bench displays 120-200 names of individuals or families If you should need a receipt, please provide your email address with your purchase.
*Please note that the government of Korea recommends bench engravings over tiles for their ease of visibility.
*Also remember that the materials and dimensions of the tiles and benches can differ from the one shown these images.