Around the World in 1,000 Kicks!
A fundraiser to beneift the Harlem community through taekwondo.
Around the World in 1,000 Kicks is a bi-annual event that joins students and non-students of all ages each doing 1,000 kicks to raise money for people in the Harlem community to study Taekwondo. The money raised goes to scholarships and tuition assistance for anyone interested in taking Taekwondo but unable to afford the full membership fee.
June 6, 2007 - Our Inaugural event raised over $11,000 and funded scholarships for 10 children and 1 adult.
June 7, 2008 - Raised over $6,200, even in the hard economic time, showing the committment the community has to our mission.
June 2010 - Our goal is to raise $10,000.
The Penguin Event is a black tie, cocktails and dinner, that includes an auction, both silent and live, and a recognition ceremony of the past years contributors.
December 14, 2007 - Our 1st Annual Penguin Event was held at Lasker Rink and enjoyed by all who attended, despite the threat of a severe snow storm and temperatures in the 20's.
December 2009 - Our goal is to raise $5,000.
Taekwondo for Health 5K Run