About South of Seoul

Our Mission

South of Seoul develops technological solutions to support multi-national communities to manage cultural dissonance in order to live more equitably together.

Our Volunteers

South of Seoul volunteers come from many different backgrounds and experiences. Our volunteers have come from a variety of national, linguistic, religious, and economic backgrounds. The volunteer community includes both volunteers who work closely together on projects and volunteers with our Facebook groups who share experiences and support project goals. If you would like to join our volunteer community you can learn more by visiting the South of Seoul Become A Volunteer page.

Our History

  • 2015: South of Seoul begins with a blog launch
  • 2015: South of Seoul took over management of Pyeongtaek Food & Fun FB Group
  • 2016: South of Seoul smartphone beta app launched
  • 2016: South of Seoul volunteer group founded
  • 2016: South of Seoul volunteers form a relationship with PIEF
  • 2017: South of Seoul volunteers support the Pyeongtaek Youth Center
  • 2018: South of Seoul interviewed for an article in the New York Times
  • 2019: South of Seoul volunteers found the Pyeongtaek Travelers FB Group
  • 2020: South of Seoul volunteers support the 평택 SOFA 국민지원센터
  • 2020: South of Seoul volunteers found Seoul Food & Fun FB Group
  • 2020: South of Seoul volunteers launch a proprietary smartphone app
  • 2021: South of Seoul launches Master’s practicum programs for US students
  • 2021: South of Seoul launches the SOS Public Health Program
  • 2022: South of Seoul launches Health and Wellness in Korea

Our Lifestyle Resources

Organizational Directors