About our Volunteer Groups

Our volunteer teams are the driving force behind the majority of SIWAs signature events, tours, and special events. It’s these people who put in the time and effort to plan, organize, and co-ordinate our fantastic events.

Get involved with one of our teams today or take a look at what they have coming up in the future!

Bazaar Team

Plans SIWA’s largest fundraiser, the Annual SIWA & Diplomatic Community Bazaar. Together with the Ambassadors’ Spouses Association of Seoul, embassies from over 40 nations, women’s clubs, welfare organizations, vendors, sponsors and countless volunteers come together to sell unique products, foods and crafts from around the world. Join the Bazaar Team!

Event Date
SIWA Charity Gala 2019

An exciting Moulin Rouge themed evening awaits you at the 2019 SIWA Charity Gala!

Gala Team

Creates an elegant evening of fun while raising much needed funds for worthy charitable organizations. Sumptuous food, drinks, dancing, spectacular entertainment, raffle prizes, and much more await you at the SIWA Annual Charity Gala. Join the Gala Team!

Event Date
SIWA Charity Gala 2019

An exciting Moulin Rouge themed evening awaits you at the 2019 SIWA Charity Gala!

Tours Team

Offers opportunities for SIWA members, their families, and non-members to participate in organized experiences in Korea. Through these cultural, artistic and recreational tours, participants can learn about Korea, and make and deepen friendships. Join the Tours Team!

Event Date
Tour: Leeum Samsung Museum of Art

The Leeum Samsung Museum of Art, located on the eastern end of Itaewon, is the wealthiest, best stocked and most-talked about Private Museum in Seoul, lavishly funded by Samsung. It contains both Traditional Arts and Modern Arts sections, as well as several National Treasures.

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Tour: Exploring Bangsan Sijang

Bangsan Market, also called Baker’s Alley, offers a huge variety of goods. If you like baking and or candy making, you will love Bangsan. This hidden alley sells many vital and hard to find ingredients for serious baking. But Baker’s Alley is not the only thing Bangsan Market has to offer.

Tour: Cheonggyecheon Walk and Museum

Visit Cheonggyecheon museum and walk at least 2.5 km along the Cheonggyecheon stream. We can extend the walk if this early spring day is beautiful and the group is energized! The Cheonggyecheon was restored as a waterway and has become a favorite respite for Seoulites to enjoy a bit of nature and quiet, culture and history in the midst of bustling Seoul.

Tour: Trecking around Namsan

Come hike around Namsan with us!

Tour: Tea Shops and Tea Houses in Insadong

On this tour we will dive into the world of tea: we will visit a tea museum and also look for tea supplies taking a stroll around Insadong. Our tour will culminate in a tea ceremony held by none other than Kyung Hee Park in one of the oldest tea houses in Insadong.

Tour: Dobongsan and Cheonchuksa Temple

Join our hike to Dobongsan!

Tour: Gwanaksan Mountain

Gwanaksan is a mountain of which name means “hat-shaped peak,” and refers to its gat-like profile.

Welfare Committee

Oversees SIWA’s work with local charity organizations that provide direct assistance to vulnerable members and communities in Korea. This team reviews requests on a regular basis and visits the organization to learn more about its needs and operations. Join the Welfare Committee.

Learn more about the Welfare Committee!

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