J-Hope of boy band BTS donated 150 million won ($135,000) to ChildFund Korea in celebration of his birthday on Feb. 18, the charity announced Thursday. According to the charity foundation, J-Hope donated the money for socially ...
Kakao founder and Chairman Kim Beom-su, an entrepreneur who turned a four-member start-up into Korea’s largest messaging company, made a point of distinguishing his enterprise from the chaebol and told his employees to beat “an uncharted path.”
On Monday, Kim Beom-soo, founder and chairman of Kakao, said he will donate “half his wealth to address social problems” in Korea before he dies. His announcement could mark a turning point in our outdated donation culture. As...
Dongsuh Companies and Dongsuh Foods on Thursday donated 550 million won ($503,000) to the Community Chest of Korea, ChildFund Korea and the Korea Foundation for Women to celebrate the end of the year.
GS Group has donated 4 billion won ($3.7 million) to the Community Chest of Korea, the company announced Tuesday.
Thirteen Samsung affiliates including Samsung Electronics and Samsung SDI donated 50 billion won ($45 million) to the Community Chest of Korea, the electronics maker announced Tuesday.
Covid-19 is weighing heavily on charities this Chuseok season, with funds drying up and volunteers slow to offer their services due to fear of the virus. Chuseok, the Korean equivalent of Thanksgiving, falls next Thursday this year at a time of...
A churchgoer has been attending online services for three consecutive weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic. Recently, she was informed of a new initiative at her church: online banking services for church donations.
Conglomerates are scrambling to make donations to help victims of the devastating downpours that have hit Korea in recent days.
Entertainer Yoo Jae-suk donated feminine hygiene products to 500 low-income teenagers through 49 local children’s centers nationwide, a Seoul-based Christian nongovernmental organization G Foundation announced on Thursday.