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Restaurant owner warms hearts with his charity towards the elderly

By jubilantj   Tuesday, June 28, 2016   14,160   162   14
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A restaurant owner is being applauded and commended by netizens for his charity towards the elderly! 


According to Insight, a story of this restaurant owner was recently shared online, and according to the post, the owner has been providing free food to the elderly for three years running. 




The owner, identified as 40-year-old Shin, runs a restaurant in Gyeonggi Province's Uijeongbu. For three years, without fail, Shin's been serving free food to the elderly folk in his neighborhood on the third Tuesday of every month. 


In the winter, Shin serves the elderly with warm gukbap or janchi guksu, and in the summer, he prepares cool, refreshing bowls of naengmyeon. 




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Despite wanting to quit the restaurant business when the MERS outbreak cut his business by more than half, Shin had forged on thinking of the elderly. 


Shin reportedly informed Insight in an interview, "I want to keep serving [the elderly] until my restaurant goes out of business. It is my wish that more business owners would also do what I do in this bleak world.




Image(s): Insight

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    Shitdowntaehyung Wednesday, October 5, 2016

    That is really awesome of him to do. I'm glad he is supporting the elderly population in particular since there is a huge amount of elderly people living in poverty in South Korea. It's wrong because the modern Korea of today was built off their hard work, and it in a way it's like this is how they are repaid for it. It's unfair....but that is the world unfortunately. Still there are great people like this guy who cares! Remember that we will all grow old one day (unless you die young...).. so respect your elders.

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    daFoolio Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    SUPPORT that restaurant so he can keep doing his good deeds!!!

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    Hantjaka01 Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    SOMEONE GIVE THIS RESTAURANT OWNER AN AWARD!!! BLESS HIM <3

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    kpopfansince09 Tuesday, June 28, 2016

    It's good what the owner did, but (not being an ass) I think it should at least 3 times per week for every week

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    Vy_Hoang kpopfansince09 Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    Let's be realistic here, do you know how much money he would lose if he served free food that often? It's good to help others but he has to think about himself too you know.

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    jacqlow kpopfansince09 Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    You are an ass...

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    xxUIsd kpopfansince09 Wednesday, June 29, 2016

    So what have you done to help out other people (not being an ass)

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    Leyzell Tuesday, June 28, 2016

    He is blessed for being able to do this in good heart and the people are blessed for having him. For sure, he will be even more blessed for the coming years of his continued kindness. Im so joyful for learning about this good man ❤️

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    Leyzell Tuesday, June 28, 2016

    Wow, such a heartwarming, kind person. This makes me believe that he is also a very good son, brother, father, and a husband to his wife. thank you, thank youuuu

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    way0leto Tuesday, June 28, 2016

    Such a beautiful heart

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    maerigg Tuesday, June 28, 2016

    I wish to marry a guy with this big of a heart.

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    NaritaZaraki Tuesday, June 28, 2016

    T_T

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    Kabo_desu Tuesday, June 28, 2016

    God Bless the owner of the restaurant more! <3

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