2021 gala

2021 Sejong Annual Gala 
GUEST SPEAKER
Glenn F. Morey - Filmmaker
Glenn Morey is half of a husband/wife filmmaking team, along with Julie Morey. Glenn is an inter-country adoptee, born in Seoul, Korea. He lives in Denver and has enjoyed a 40-year career in branding, media, and filmmaking, working for clients like Pepsi, Comcast, and nearly every major automaker in the world. He was an Executive Producer for the documentary film, House on Fire: Black America Responds to AIDS, featuring Julian Bond, Kweisi Mfume, Maya Angelou, and others, broadcast on PBS. The Moreys’ current documentary film project, Side by Side, presents the stories of 100 former South Korean orphans and “social orphans” who were adopted to Western countries or who aged out of Korean orphanages. The Moreys have been featured on NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered. Side by Side won the Gold Jury Award for Best Short Documentary at the Social Justice Film Festival. It was also an Official Selection of the San Diego Asian Film Festival, Boston Asian American Film Festival, Dumbo Film Festival, and others. In 2019, Side by Side was adapted as a New York Times Op Doc, Given Away, as well as a 12-screen video art installation that exhibited in Seoul and New York City. Side by Side has now been adapted as an Audible Original titled, Given Away, now available at Audible.com.
 
Contact:
Glenn Morey gm@glennmorey.com
935 S. Jackson St. // Denver, CO 80209 // 303.898.9257 mobile
Skype: GlennMorey // KakaoTalk: Glenn Morey
sidebysideproject.com // Facebook // Twitter
Selected Press and Links
New York Times // NPR All Things Considered // NPR Morning Edition //
Korea Herald // NPR's Denver Affiliate CPR // Chosun // Psychology Today // Hyphen Magazine // UPI // Korea Daily // Naver // SBS International News // JTBC News 
GUEST PERFORMANCE
Michael Park
Michael Park is a percussionist originating from New Jersey.  His musical styles combine the sounds of concert and classical percussion with elements of hip-hop and popular music through beatboxing and vocal percussion.  Graduating in 2020 with his degree in Music Education from the University of Delaware, he is currently living in Oxford, Ohio where he is continuing his education working on his master's degree in Percussion Performance.  Mike's performance of Arirang debut in 2019 during his senior recital as a part of his degree recital.  This performance went on to receive 1st place in two separate solo competitions including the Manhattan International Music Festival and the New York Virtuoso International Competition, receiving both the New York Senators Award and House of Representatives Award respectively.  Alongside his prolific career in percussion education, he hopes to continue to inspire the masses with his unique fusion of musical cultures.

SPONSORSHIP AND DONATION INFORMATION

$5,000+

  • Support Sejong Educational Korea Trip program to offer 1 scholarship to adoptees, educators, or social workers

  • Full Colored Page Ad in Gala Journal

  • Logo/Name displayed on Virtual Gala screen & website Special acknowledgement on Trip Booklet

$2,500+

  • Support Sejong Korean Culture Camp program to offer 2 scholarships to campers from low-income families

  • Full Colored Page Ad in Gala Journal

  • Logo/Name displayed on Virtual Gala screen & website

  • Special acknowledgement on Camp Booklet

$1000+

  • Full Black/White Page Ad in Gala Journal

  • Logo/Name displayed on Virtual Gala screen & website

$600+

  • 1/2 Black/White Page Ad in Gala Journal

  • Logo/Name displayed on Virtual Gala screen & website

$300+

  • 1/4 Black/White Page Ad in Gala Journal

  • Logo/Name displayed on Virtual Gala screen & website

$ Any Amount

  • Logo/Name displayed on Virtual Gala screen

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Julia Park

(201) 496-7170

jpark@sejongusa.org

 

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