Yu Yu Jin has been actively involved in preserving and promoting the art of Chinese classical and folk dances. In 1990, she demonstrated and coached American dancing teachers in the "Red Ribbon" dance at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. In 2000, Ms. Yu Jin founded her Golden Universe Dance Studio (GUDS) in Washington D.C. During the past sixteen years, GUDS initiated, organized, and participated in numerous dance and cultural events. In 2004, 2008 and 2010, Ms. Jin held and directed special Chinese Dance night performances named "Youth China" series "one", "two", and "three". These performances received high praise from people from all walks of life, and she received an inscription by Chinese ambassador to the US, and official "Honor Memorial Certificate". In the third issue of 2009, Dancer Magazine published an article for introduction and comments of these performances by dance critic Judith Lynne Hanna, Ph.D. In 2006, Ms. Jin directed the 8th "Festival of China" at the Lisner Auditorium in Washington D.C. which also received great acclaim and recognition. Mrs. Jin attended the 9th National Cultural Representative Conference in China, and received an exclusive interview by the "Chinese World" program of CCTV (China Central TV). Ms. Jin was extremely honored to be invited to meet Chinese President Jintao Hu during his state visit to the US in 2011; she was also honored to be invited to meet Chinese Vice President Jinping Xi in 2012 during his state visit to the US. In 2015, Ms. Jin was named as Outstanding Chinese Person in the Greater Washington Area.