How is the World Moo Duk Kwan Heritage Membership Program related to the U.S. Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation?
The World Moo Duk Kwan Heritage Membership Program is under the World Moo Duk Kwan. There is no relationship to the U.S. Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation.
Will my current rank from my organization be recognized?
The World Moo Duk Kwan acknowledges your existing rank within your organization.
What benefits do I receive with membership?
1. Access to Kwang Jang Nim H.C. Hwang through specifically identified Heritage seminars and events.
2. Inclusion among organizations through shared events
3. Acknowledgement of your contribution to further the legacy of Hwang Kee and the Moo Duk Kwan
4. Access to quarterly newsletter
How much does membership cost?
The cost per year for Alumni is 10.00 USD and Heritage Members is 20.00 USD.
Who can apply?
Membership applications initially begin with alumni, who have been issued a registered Moo Duk Kwan dan bon, and extending by natural occurrence, to students of alumni through the Heritage membership category.
Can I attain rank advancement through the Heritage Membership Program?
The Heritage Membership Program does not offer rank advancement through the membership. Rank advancement exists and will continue to be available for interested affiliates through processes not included in the Heritage Membership Program description.
Is there a school membership or organization membership?
Initially, the focus of the Heritage Membership program is on individual memberships. School and organization memberships may be offered in the future, if this becomes advantageous to both the membership, and to the Heritage Membership Program objectives of strengthening the foundation of the Moo Duk Kwan for future generations.