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Welcome to Liberty in North Korea (LiNK) at UAB!

LiNK at UAB is a chapter or "rescue team" of LiNK global, a non profit organization that tries to combat and improve the North Korean Crisis.


LiNK at UAB has 3 major goals:

1. Raise awareness for North Korean human rights violations.

2. Raise money to rescue North Korean refugees hiding in China.  

3. Promote a policy and shift toward openness in North Korea, starting with its people, to eventually give liberty and freedom to North Korea.


We are an active organization, and would love to have you join us.  If you are interested, please email rydercy@uab.edu or visit our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/LinkAtUab.  

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Description

LiNK at UAB is a chapter of LiNK Global, an international non-profit organization with the goal of "Redefining the North Korea crisis through creative storytelling, while providing emergency relief to North Korean refugees and pursuing an end to the human rights crisis." LiNK at UAB's goal will to be raise awareness for the North Korean human rights crisis as well as raise money to rescue refugees and support LiNK's work which includes shelters where they educate and prepare refugees for resettlement in the US or South Korea.

Category

Cultural

Organization Status

Renewal

For publication purposes, tell us about your Organization

LiNK at UAB is a chapter of LiNK Global, an international non-profit organization with the goal of "Redefining the North Korea crisis through creative storytelling, while providing emergency relief to North Korean refugees and pursuing an end to the human rights crisis" (taken from LiNK Global's website www.linkglobal.org). LiNK at UAB has two major goals. The first goal is to raise awareness of the human rights crisis in North Korea. The second goal is to raise money to rescue refugees and support LiNK's work which includes running shelters where they educate and prepare refugees for resettlement in the United States and South Korea.

Selection Process

If your organization has selective membership, please describe the selection process.

We do not have selective membership.

Organization Email Address

(If applicable)

President's Name

Charity Yoonhee Ryder

President's Email Address
Advisor's Name

Michael Sloane

Advisor's Email Address

Your advisor will receive and email and must approve the registration or renewal before the Office of Student Life will approve it.