All posts tagged "charity"

  • suzy
    Miss A’s Suzy gives $100K, joins big-money charity society

    Miss A member Suzy is the seventh celebrity, and the 791th overall, to become a member of the Honor Society, an organization comprised of big-sum charity donors, Yonhap reported. Community Chest of Korea said Wednesday the young...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • JABI Charity Association volunteers hand out underwear sets to the homeless at Cityteam.
    SF charity association gives love to homeless in time for V-Day

    By the Korea Times San Francisco staff San Francisco’s Korean American community pulled together to provide a warm meal to the homeless in time for Valentine’s Day Monday. Northern California JABI Charity Association volunteers visited nine homeless...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Ahn Jae-wook (Yonhap)
    Actor Ahn Jae-wook and fan club donate to hospital

    Korea Medical University Center received a $15,000 donation from actor Ahn Jae-wook and his fan club Tuesday, Yonhap reported. Ahn and fan club FOREVER’s donation will go toward low-income patients suffering from tuberculosis, depression, childhood diabetes and...

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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  • yoona
    Girls’ Generosity: Yoona becomes Honor Society member

    By Tae Hong Girls’ Generation Yoona became Honor Society’s first new member of the new year. The society is an organization of big-money charity donators — according to Community Chest of Korea, the singer-actress has given money...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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  • "A Happy New Year That Changed My Life" inside Glen Oaks' All Nations Church in Queens, N.Y., Sunday.
    Korean celebrities perform musical in NY for charity

    A handful of Korean celebrities participated in a musical performance to help build an orphanage in Haiti Sunday inside a Queens church. The musical, titled “A Happy New Year That Changed My Life,” starred Pyo In-bong, Kim...

    • Posted January 5, 2015
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  • scarf
    For Korean Americans around the US, Christmas is a time of giving

    With Christmas Day on the horizon, Korean American organizations around the country are working to share the holiday spirit of giving to locals and far-away needy alike. Sometimes, those who give the most are faceless — in...

    • Posted December 24, 2014
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  • Volunteers work at Club FF near Hongik University in western Seoul, Saturday, during a fundraiser to help women battling HIV/AIDS in South Africa. (Courtesy of Little Travellers Korea)
    S. Korean organization raises 4 mil. won for HIV/AIDS in Africa

    By John Redmond Little Travellers Korea raised 4 million won (About $4,000) at the Rubber Seoul club night, one of the biggest annual club nights of the year, near Hongik University in western Seoul, Saturday night, to...

    • Posted December 2, 2014
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