Yung Kim, interviewed by his niece Nina Joung, came to America at 22 years old, volunteering at nonprofit organizations and serving at his church as a youth group teacher. Kim has served both adolescent students and their parents, seeing a need to help each side understand one another despite the large cultural and language gaps. Kim also shares his experience being involved in civil movement organizations where they advocate justice in Korean communities.
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Interviewer: Nina Joung
Videographer: Janice Chung janicechung.com
Editor: Nina Joung
Music Composer: Jang Hyeong Yoon
Motion Designer: Aj Valente ajyval.myportfolio.com
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