What is Hwarang?
- TO BE the global leader in community and humanitarian service.
- TO EMPOWER volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through Hwarang.
- TO ORGANIZE, charter and supervise service to be known as Hwarang Clubs
- TO COORDINATE the activities and standardize the administration of Hwarang Clubs
- TO CREATE and foster a spirit of understanding among the peoples of the world
- TO PROMOTE the principle of good government and citizenship
- TO TAKE an active interest in the civic, cultural, social and moral welfare of the community
- TO UNITE the clubs in the bonds of friendship, good fellowship, and mutual understanding
- TO PROVIDE a forum for the open discussion of all matters of public interest, provided, however, that partisan politics and sectarian religion shall not be debated by club members
- TO ENCOURAGE service-minded people to serve their community without personal financial reward, and to encourage efficiency and promote high ethical standards in commerce, industry, professions, public works and private endeavors
FIVE BELIEFS OF LOVE
- LOVE OF FAMILY : The essential lesson of true love initiates from the family which gives one full support
- LOVE OF NATION : The love of nation comes from endearment of the country flag and the national anthem into adherence of loyalty and responsibility and ultimately to the love of its nation
- LOVE OF NEIGHBORS : Alongside with the love of family as a member of a community, one will learn to love its neighbors and learn the jubilation of sharing
- LOVE OF JUSTICE : The true meaning of justice is to speak of one’s will and not to submit into the wrong faction.
- LOVE OF PEACE : Love is about forgiving and reconcile not limited to ethnic group and countries.
Chapters in Hwarang Youth Foundation
18 Chapters and Regions
1. Eastern : East Hills / East Land / Redland
2. Western : Torrance / Palos Verdes
3. Southern : Amerige / Westridge / Sunnyridge / Horizon / Irvine Spectrum / Pioneer
4. Northern : San Fernando Valley / So Cal / Fleo / La Canada Healer
5. Central : Hancock Park / Give / Kocen
ND-4 Massachusetts (Boston)
ND-5 Northern California
INTERNATIONAL MULTIPLE DISTRICT
IND-1 South Korea: Hwarang Sena / Hwarang Wick
IND-2 Latin America : El Salvador / Guatemala / Peru / Mexico
IND-3 New Zealand
IND-4 Ukraine : Ukraine Kairos / UNLU