• 20 heartfelt moments when Korean stars gave back to communities

    January 18, 2016 @ 7:41 pm

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  • Rain donates 100 million KRW (~$98,300) to research and development of a cure for ALS

    August 23, 2014 @ 12:00 pm

    Rain was reported to have donated 100 million KRW (~$98,300 USD) to the research and development of a cure for ALS ('Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis', also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease). Rain shared the soft spot he has for the good cause as his agency Cube Entertainment CEO Hong Seung Sung is currently suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease. He shared what this campaign means to him through his ice bucket challenge clip, "Getting to participate in

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  • Tiger JK donates 100 million KRW ($96,000) to the ferry victims under his late father's name

    April 25, 2014 @ 12:45 pm

    Singer Tiger JK donated 100 million won (~ 96,000 USD) to the victims of the tragic ferry accident under his late father's name, Seo Byung Hoo.  One entertainment rep revealed to media outlet TV Daily, "Under the name of his late father Seo Byung Hoo, who passed away back in February, Tiger JK donated 100 milion won to the victims of the Sewol accident in secret through the Naver Happy Bin on April 25."The rep continued, "Through a lett

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  • Yoseob, Gayoon, Eunkwang, and Shin Ji Hoon collaborate with Pro-baseball player Ryu Hyun Jin for 'Small Moon'

    January 5, 2014 @ 10:38 pm

    Ryu Hyun Jin and Cube Entertainment artists collaborated for the 2nd time for their song "Small Moon"!The singers are Ryu Hyun Jin, 4minute's Gayoon, B2ST's Yoseob, BTOB's Eunkwang, and Shin Ji Hoon. It's a song to give hope and courage to all the youth who are hoping to take after Ryu Hyun Jin's footsteps. The song compares hopes to a moon that isn't yet a full moon, and likens their hopes to something that will grow bright. All the profits fro

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  • 2PM's fans donate a record amount of rice for their finale concert

    June 27, 2013 @ 11:04 am

    Fans of 2PM from all over the world set a new record for rice donations!The boys held the finale of their Asian tour 'What Time Is It?' on the 21st and 22nd. Donations came in from fans all over the world including Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Canada, United States, Peru, and Russia all came together to donate 28.088 tons (approximately 62,000 lbs) of rice, 6,000

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  • Fans donate blood for IU's birthday

    May 16, 2013 @ 8:05 pm

    Fans do all sorts of things for their idol's birthday, from donations, planting trees to volunteer work. For IU's 21st birthday, fans decided to do something rather unique by donating blood. One Hundred IU fans got together to donate blood to help children with cancer. They placed IU's name with the receipt they received after donating, and they even got a certificate of gratitude for donating blood under IU's name. One of the donators

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  • Jaden Smith joins Sean and 2NE1's Minzy to meet with terminally ill children

    May 9, 2013 @ 9:17 pm

    Jaden Smith joined YG Family members Sean and 2NE1's Minzy to help out children in need. Sean wrote on his Instagram, "'$10 Miracle's 124th participant, Jaden Smith (Will Smith's son), joined us to help our goal in building the children's rehabilitation hospital. He came to Korea to promote his film 'After Earth' and contacted us requesting that he wants to meet the sick children. So we went to the Severance Hospital's pediatric ward toget

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  • miss A's Fei and Jia to donate to victims of the Sichuan earthquake

    May 9, 2013 @ 7:24 pm

    miss A's Fei and Jia are doing their part to help out the victims of the Sichuan earthquake. CJ E&M revealed, "miss A's Fei and Jia are ambassadors for the Chinese puppet exhibition 'Shadow Play'. They're planning to donate their profits from their ambassador roles to the victims of the Sichuan earthquake. On May 16, they'll be meeting the audience of 'Shadow Play' personally and donate all of their profits. Since CJ E&M are the ho

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  • Psy to donate $447,000 USD from "Gentleman" profits to charity

    April 24, 2013 @ 4:11 pm

    Psy will be donating 500,000,000 KRW (approximately $447,000 USD) of his profits from "Gentleman" to charity. Since "Gentleman" has only been out for a short time, he has yet to calculate the profit and sales figures. However, Psy has gone ahead and decided to donate 500 million KRW of the profits from his 'HAPPENING' concert as well as adding in his own money. The reason why he chose to donate such a big amount is because he wanted to

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  • Kim Hyun Joong's Japanese fans donate $10,460 USD to scholarship fund

    March 13, 2013 @ 5:45 pm

    Kim Hyun Joong's Japanese fans have donated 11,493,145 KRW (approximately $10,460 USD) to a scholarship fund! A Korean fanclub had founded the 'Kim Hyun Joong Scholarship' fund, and Japanese fans donated the money to the scholarship. Since Kim Hyun Joong and his fans always donate and help those in need, the Japanese fans also reportedly wanted to help those in need. The 'Kim Hyun Joong Scholarship' was founded in 2010, and is the first

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