Kimjang

Communal Kimjang

Communal Kimjang

JinJoo Lee details her visit to Seoul's city-sponsored Kimjang in 2016. Hundreds of volunteers came together to make kimchi for those in need.

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Tote-ally Kimjang

Tote-ally Kimjang

Arnold Byun, inspired by his Korean school lunches, created a tote bag that benefits Koreatown Youth + Community Center.

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A Family Affair

A Family Affair

Hyosun Ro tells us about her family's time-honored tradition of making Kimjang kimchi together as a family, including her 90-year-old father!

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Kimjang, and Lockdown

Kimjang, and Lockdown

Tina Choi remembers Kimjang spent with family, before the COVID-19 lockdown of 2020 prevented her from celebrating with loved ones.

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Kimjang Poggi Kimchi

Kimjang Poggi Kimchi

In Korean culture, Kimjang represents the last harvest of Napa cabbage before the winter chill sets in. It is a time for family and neighbors to come together to make Poggi Kimchi for the winter, while giving away the excess kimchi to people in need.

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