Yom Chi Taekwon-Do Association is a non-profit organization registered July 24, 1998, in the state of New Mexico. The association was established to give Taekwon-Do enthusiasts an affordable choice. The Taekwon-Do principles studied by this association where established by Grandmaster Choi, Hong Hi.
This non-profit organization is governed by a "Board of Trustees" under the guidelines set forth by the New Mexico State Corporation Commission. The organizational books are open by state law to any member.
The Trustees are committed to keeping the membership fee reasonable, so that most anyone can maintain a membership. One way this is done is through special family rates and discounts.
The YCTA is committed to standards that will be enforced evenly to all members. These standards are in writing and can only be changed by a vote of the "Board of Trustees."
Black Belt certification will come at an affordable price. Colored belt certification fees will be set by individual schools at it's owners discretion.
The Yom Chi Taekwon-Do Association will host several tournaments, camps, and seminars per year giving discounts to its active members.
Active instructors will be given a voice in amending the policies of the YCTA through their state representatives. Amendments will be addressed once per year at business meeting held for this purpose.
YCTA is a member of the International Taekwon-Do Federation. Members will be required
to join this international organization and may also maintain a membership in
any other organization.
YCTA Individual membership, $30
Membership fees are due by September 30, each year.