Justice for Comfort Women activities & sponsorship

Jessie Jeong-yeon Park wrote a children’s storybook on a comfort woman issue to help children understand and remember there had been a tragic history regarding a human-right-issue during the World War 2.

Jessie donated 'Her Tears' to Nassau City Holocaust Museum.
Jessie donated ‘Her Tears’ to Nassau City Holocaust Museum.
Jessie shared her book with the surviving comfort women at the House of Sharing.
Jessie shared her book with the surviving comfort women at the House of Sharing.
Story reading by a surviving comfort woman at the House of Sharing
Story reading by a surviving comfort woman at the House of Sharing

Justice for Comfort Women member, Jessie Jeong-yeon Park visited the House of Sharing and spent time with the surviving comfort women.

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From the House of Sharing, Mr.Shin-kwon Ahn & a surviving comfort woman, Il-chool Kang met with the Congress woman, Grace Meng & the Congressman, Charles Levine of New York, presenting the book, ‘Touch-Me-Nots’.

N.Y. Congressman, Charles Levine
N.Y. Assembly Man, Charles D. Lavine
Congresswoman, Grace Meng
NY Representative, Grace Meng
Presenting 'Touch-Me-Nots' to a Jewish business man in Long Island, NY.
Presenting ‘Touch-Me-Nots’ to a Jewish business man in Long Island, NY.

Justice for Comfort Women Club has been sending out the book, ‘Touch-Me-Not’ to the public schools, politicians & intellectual communities in the U.S. and other countries to raise the awareness on the comfort women issue.

California Congressman, Mr. Mike Honda endorses the book.

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Jessie Jeong-yeon putting books and letters & mailing the envelopes
Jessie Jeong-yeon putting books and letters & mailing the envelopes

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Alberta, Ray & Hanna writing addresses and making labels
Alberta, Ray & Hanna writing addresses and making labels

Sponsored by the Ministry of Gender Equality & Family and Victim’s Human Rights Commission of Korea, Justice for Comfort Women published the book, ‘Touch-Me-Nots’ with the House of Sharing.

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Acknowledgment
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Contents
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Cover

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The book, ‘Touch-Me-Not’ will be delivered to schools and human rights institutions so that surviving comfort women can be able to share their true painful stories and get proper apology from the Japanese government who still denies the history.

Jung-yeon and Dong-ho donated the book to Williston school's library.
Jung-yeon and Dong-ho donated the book to Williston Northampton school’s library.
Lee, Ju-an, 4th grader from Seoul National University of Education elementary school donated 'Touch-Me-Nots' & 'Her Tears' to the school library.
Lee, Ju-an, 4th grader from Seoul National University of Education elementary school donated ‘Touch-Me-Nots’ & ‘Her Tears’ to the school library.

Justice for Comfort Women members visits ‘House of Sharing’ regularly,  doing the best to help and attend the survivors from the history..

At the House of Sharing
At the House of Sharing

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House of Sharing lunch hour

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Justice for Comfort Women Club has been awarded as Distinguished State Honoree at The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards 2015 for club’s endeavor to spread ‘Comfort Women issues’ over the world.

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

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Justice for Comfort Women’s activity was recognized by the nation’s biggest leading English Newspaper, ‘The Korea Times’.

http://koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/people/2014/09/178_164469.html

My name is 'Kim Bok-soon' dance performance at the National Theater in Seoul, S.Korea

My name is ‘Kim Bok-soon’ dance performance at the National Theater in Seoul, S.Korea

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'Justice for Comfort Women' members' paintings are exhibited at the lobby of the National Theater. People taking pictures.
‘Justice for Comfort Women’ members’ paintings are exhibited at the lobby of the National Theater. People taking pictures.

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Hannah Lee and her piece
Hannah Lee and her piece
Ray Dong-ho Kim and his piece
Dong-ho Kim and his piece
Jessie Jung-yeon Park and her piece
Jessie Jung-yeon Park and her piece
Alberta Yoo and her piece
Alberta Yoo and her piece
'Justice for comfort women' members and the main choreographer of the performance,Jung-hoon Ahn
‘Justice for comfort women’ members and the main choreographer of the performance,Jung-hoon Ahn.

‘Justice for comfort women’ members actively promoted the dance performance of ‘My name is Kim Bok-soon’, the story of a comfort woman, by raising money for the ticket purchases. Also, during the performance day, the members exhibited the ‘comfort women’ themed paintings at the lobby of the National theater to promote awareness for the comfort women issue to the general public.

'The Hero' art exhibition at the KEPCO Art center
‘The Hero’ art exhibition
at the KEPCO Art center
Exhibition info. at the ticket master site.
Exhibition info. at the ticket master site.
The 'Hero' exhibition features the paintings of war survivors, victims and related stories.
The ‘Hero’ exhibition features the paintings
of war survivors, victims and related stories.

‘Justice for Comfort women’ members are the Boards and staff members of a volunteering organization, ‘Art & Love’. ‘Art & Love’ had an exhibition of its 143 members to promote the awareness of reality of a war and its victims & survivors.

W-WSN Conference: Comfort Women then & now
W-WSN Conference:
Comfort Women then & now

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Members (Dongho Kim & Alberta Yoo) presented the comfort women issue at the 2nd W-WSN Conference.

Alberta Yoo's drawing on the ticket for WTIT Fund raising charity event.
Alberta Yoo’s drawing on the ticket for WTIT Fund raising charity event.
Hanna Lee's drawing on the ticket for WTIT Fund raising charity event.
Hanna Lee’s drawing on the ticket for WTIT Fund raising charity event.
Ray Dong-ho Kim's drawing on the ticket for WTIT Fund raising charity event.
Ray Dong-ho Kim’s drawing on the ticket for WTIT Fund raising charity event.

‘Justice for Comfort Women’ members donated art talents to help out the WTIT( World Transfer of Information & Technology) charity fund raising events to help out the lesser fortunate community in South East Asia.

Members at the 'House of Sharing'
Members at the ‘House of Sharing’

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'Comfort Women' Memorial at the 'House of Sharing'
‘Comfort Women’ Memorial at the ‘House of Sharing’
Late comfort woman, 'Hak-soon Kim'.
Late comfort woman, ‘Hak-soon Kim’.

‘The House of Sharing’ and ‘Justice of Comfort Women’ connected as one to promote the issue of comfort women before it is too late.

Wednesday rally in front of Japanese Embassy in Seoul
Wednesday rally in front of Japanese Embassy in Seoul

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Front row, two surviving comfort women
Front row, two surviving comfort women

Every Wednesday, a rally is held for an hour in front of the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, asking for the recognizing the rights of comfort women.

Awareness bracelet. Sold by the members.
Awareness bracelet.
Sold by the members.

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Members sold awareness bracelets to raise funds.

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3 thoughts on “Justice for Comfort Women activities & sponsorship”

  1. When will “Touch Me Nots & “Her Tears” be available from Amazon?
    I want to get them for my son.

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