Korean Focus Cincinnati

KFC Happenings 

Playgroup Schedule


KFC Book club


Korean Focus Cincinnati - Current Events


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Korean Focus Cincinnati is



How about a possible KFC family event!!!

Anyone interested?  Any ideas?  

I'm thinking families rather than Mom and me, but open to any thoughts.  

If interested, respond to the yahoo group.


Play groups – Casual, location determined by hostess, drinks, snacks provided by hostess

                        2-3 times a month, typically 2 hours in length

                        Any age children – mostly new arrivals to 5 years old.

                            Robin Goforth – goforthtouch@yahoo.com


Cooking Class – Casual, location varies (any KFC member home)

                        Prepare and enjoy a Korean meal, pay for food (under $10.00 in price)

                        Bring cooking utensils as specified by Sunny.

                        Sunny Donovan – kimcheepie@yahoo.com

Mom’s Night Out – Casual, area restaurants, 7:00pm- ?

                        Pay for your own meal.


                        Ann Busemeyer – busemeyer3@aol.com


Parent/Child Night Out – Bowling, Movie Rental

                        Ann Busemeyer – busemeyer3@aol.com  

(The Books/videos are available to all KFC members!)

Seoul from Lonely Planet
Yell-Oh Girls! by Vickie Man
Ten Thousand Sorrows by Elizabeth Kim
Korean Heritage by Hollym

Families of South Korea

Buddy Families – Pair up with a Korean-American family from the Blue Ash church

                        No scheduled meetings, you meet on own time

                        Mrs. Kim – inskim@cinci.rr.com

All members are encouraged to join our Yahoo Group – IMPORTANT!!!!!

                        Community form of communication, cancellations, changes,

                        Announcements, questions, advice

                        Contact Cheryl Mantle for details – cmantle1@aol.com



Korean Focus Cincinnati - Mission Statement

Korean Focus-Cincinnati  is a support organization for families with children from Korea.  We provide families touched by Korean adoption with information and programs on Korean culture and the adoption experience.

Membership is open to anyone involved with Korean adoptions, and those persons wishing to support Korean adoptions.

You can click this link to see a full of KFC Funded Activities.

Korean Focus National Website:            www.koreanfocus.org


Korean Focus Cincinnati - Officers

President Jennifer Almedia  jalmedida@cinci.rr.com
VP Nancy Elder eldernc@fammed.uc.edu
Treasurer Kathy Jose jackorkathyj@yahoo.com
Membership Erica Anderson erica_anderson@fuse.net
Playgroup/Calendar   Robin Goforth rgoforth1961@yahoo.com
Mom's Night Out Open  
Hospitality Alice Souders sgs82@juno.com
Book Club Coordinator Nancy Elder eldernc@fammed.uc.edu
 the Ice Cream Social Alice Souders sgs82@juno.com
VP for the Children's Day picnic Kathy Ginder
VP for Chusok Amy Elfner and Kristen Smith  
VP for the Campout Ann Busemeyer Busemeyer3@aol.com
VP for the Parents Meeting Lori Ruesink and Tina Wuorinen