Solidarity Day 2019 – Saturday, Nov. 9, 4:00pm-7:00pm


The annual Solidarity Day event is a celebration of the connections forged between adoptees and their allies. This year’s event is hosted by SPEAK and will take place at KoRoot.

Date & Time: Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Event: North American Thanksgiving-style dinner + short program
Location: KoRoot, 125-10, Jahamun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Admission: Free

Kindly note that the space for guests is extremely limited. To attend, you MUST RSVP via the Google Form linked below by FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1. Those who show up at the door without RSVPing cannot be admitted. Guests will be registered on a first-come, first-serve basis.
*The RSVP form will go live on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 12:00pm.*

We are also looking for volunteers to help with set-up, dinner, and clean-up. Each volunteer shift is 2 hours. If you are willing to volunteer, please indicate your availability on the RSVP form. Volunteers receive first priority for dinner registration.

Those who aren’t able to join us for the main event are invited to join us at California Kitchen in Gyeongnidan for the after-party, which will feature drink specials. Please meet us there after 8:00 p.m. We hope to see you at one or both places!

California Kitchen address:
212-24 Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul (2F)
서울특별시 용산구 이태원동 212-24
라인빌 제2층 201호

Funding for this event was generously provided by the National Center for the Rights of the Child (formerly KAS) and Jamie Lee in honor of Heidi Park. KoRoot opened the guesthouse and provided the space.

Donations to SPEAK are welcomed and appreciated, and will be used to fund future events and projects.

If you have any questions, please email

*Photo credit to Jes Eriksen

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