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BTS Member Jin Joins UNICEF Korea’s Club of Top Donators

BTS Member Jin Joins UNICEF Korea’s Club of Top Donators

SEOUL, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Jin, a member of global stars BTS, joined the UNICEF Korea’s club of top donators, having contributed to the United Nations organization since last year, its Korea office said Friday. Jin’s financial donation to the Korean office of the United Nations Children’s Fund has surpassed 100 million won (US$84,000) [...]

LG Display Installs Donation Kiosks at Facilities

LG Display Installs Donation Kiosks at Facilities

SEOUL, Nov. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Display Co., a display panel maker under LG Group, said Wednesday it has installed electronic kiosks in its facilities across the country, helping employees make donations easily. The company said employees can swipe their identity cards on the kiosks and make donations ranging from 1,000 won (US$0.88) to [...]

BTS Fans Donate to Foundation for Comfort Women

BTS Fans Donate to Foundation for Comfort Women

SEOUL, Nov. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Fans of Korean boy band sensation BTS have started making donations to comfort women victims from the Japanese colonial era. According to the “House of Sharing” in Gwangju, Gyeonggi Province, over 130 separate donations totaling 3.5 million won have been wired to the foundation’s bank account since November 8, [...]

Tree Adoption Project Contributes to Restoration of Mountain Range Ecosystem

Tree Adoption Project Contributes to Restoration of Mountain Range Ecosystem

BONGHWA, Oct. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Baekdudaegan National Arboretum (BDNA) and Tree Planet are distributing trees for adoption as part of a push to protect and restore the ecosystem of the Baekdudaegan Mountain Range. The BDNA announced on Thursday that the adoption project, which began in early October, raised 10 million won in just ten [...]