Description & History


Founded in 1973 as the first community-based social service agency targeting the Korean population, The Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York, Inc. (KCS) is a voluntary, nonprofit 501(c)(3) community service agency supported by government agencies, foundations, corporations and concerned individuals.The objectives of KCS are to develop and deliver a broad range of community service programs to meet the various needs of the community. In order to achieve these objectives, KCS provides various professional community service programs in the areas of Community, Aging, Workforce Development and Public Health.

KCS serves over 1,100 individuals daily with the help of 9 Board members, 29 full-time staff, 25 part-time staff, and about 100 volunteers who are all working to make our community better in locations around the greater New York area. There are five site locations in the New York City area including three in Queens, an office in Manhattan and a satellite office in Brooklyn.

About the organization

Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York, Inc.

Linda Lee
Executive Director
Bora Lee
Development Coordinator
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