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About Community Stories

Seattle is mosaic of cultures and diverse communities, with an endless supply of inspiring tales to share. Community Stories presents this rich tapestry -- the people, the neighborhoods, the communities, relevant issues, cultural traditions and rich histories that make each of us unique. Learn more about your neighbors on Community Stories.

To submit story input and for further information about Community Stories, please contact: Shannon Gee, Community Stories Senior Producer, (206) 233-3982,

Community Stories: Taekwando
Community Stories: Taekwando

Coach Lionel Lee founded Yi Tae Kwon Do, instructing the ancient Korean art of self-defense, sport, discipline and honor. His students come from all ethnicities and backgrounds. Many have become national champions.