KAPS is a nonprofit organization devoted to the professional and social development of Korean Americans in the San Francisco Bay Area.

We provide a forum for networking, community service, political awareness, and social & professional development.


Upcoming KAPS Events



MAY Kappy Hour


DATE: May 31, 2018
TIME: 6:30pm-10pm
LOCATION:  Antonio's Nuthouse

We are back in the South Bay! Come fight the long weekend syndrome with KAPS! Come mingle, share cool things you did over the Memorial Day weekend, and make new connections and friends.

See you all there!

* There is a back up location in case there is a Warriors Game and this place gets too packed: Crowne Plaza Palo Alto (https://goo.gl/maps/Tt9HiskBENH2)

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COMPASS 2018: 1st Career Conference for Asians in Silicon Valley

DATE: April 8, 2018
TIME: 8:30AM - 5:30PM
LOCATION: Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway - Mission City Ballroom
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Whether you have 8 years, 3 years, or no existing industry experience, you still face unique challenges and opportunities at this current stage of your career. We organized the COMPASS conference so that senior leaders can share their career insights to the broader Asian (e.g. East, South Asian) community and equip them with the right strategies to tackle common challenges as well as embrace new opportunities.

Broad Topics: Ranging from leadership challenges, AI & career opportunities, the rise of Asia, to effective mentorship.

Diverse Speakers: From senior executives, seasoned managers, to rising stars; from Eng, PM, Business, to UX.

Rich Format: Popular keynotes, panel discussions, personal stories and fun ways to network with the right people.

BONUS: COMPASS2018 attendees will be invited to join a closed career advising network to get personalized career advice.

Registration & ticket purchase

*$15 off discount code for KAPS. Code: KAPS

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Organ Concert Series Continues with Rising Star Alfred Yoon &
Violinist Melissa Whang

DATE: April 15, 2018
TIME: 3:00PM (wine & cheese reception with the artists), 4PM concert starts
LOCATION: St. Dunstan’s Church in Carmel Valley- 28005 Robinson Canyon Road 

Organist Alfred Yoon, an Albany, California, high school senior who has already distinguished himself as an interpreter of Bach and other compositions for the organ, will be in concert at St. Dunstan’s Sun-
day, April 15, at 4 pm. His program, “One Organ/Five Composers,” offers:

Felix Mendelssohn: Sonata Op. 65, No. 4
Hermann Schroeder: Little Preludes and Intermezzos Op. 9
Tomaso Albinoni: Adagio for Organ and Violin
J. S. Bach: Trio Sonata No. 1, BWV 525
Léon Boëllmann: Suite Gothique Op. 25

Mr. Yoon will perform on St. Dunstan’s magnificent Dobson Tracker pipe organ, commissioned by the parishioners of the church and installed in 2015. He will be joined by violinist and music educator Melissa Whang for the Albinoni duet. A wine and cheese reception with comments by the artists will precede the concert at 3 pm.

Tickets are $20; students and under 18 free. St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church is located at 28005 Rob-
inson Canyon Road in Carmel Valley.

Sheila Hiebert, Media Contact 301-520-4072
St. Dunstan’s Church Office 831-624-6646 Web site: stdcv.org