The Community Karate Foundation Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation headquartered in Santa Monica, California. It is affiliated with the International Shotokan Karate Federation and promotes the study of traditional Japanese karate-do as a means of improving community health and fitness, and aiding society.
We seek to promote peace and goodwill through the development of positive character traits and physical fitness.
We offer regularly scheduled classes in traditional Shotokan karate, self-defense and other physical fitness techniques, as well as training for instructors, tournament competitors, judges, examiners, staff, and officials in local, national, and international karate competition events. From time to time, the Foundation organizes competitions and special events designed to promote its mission.
We are dedicated to providing the many benefits of karate and its philosophy to all members of society including those who are handicapped, and regardless of their financial ability to pay.
We actively seek and accept contributions toward our mission.