Song Hye Kyo, Kang Dong Won and Yoo Ah In’s Agency Sends Needed Items to SEWOL Victims′ Families
UAA (United Artists Agency), which houses Song Hye Kyo, Kang Dong Won and Yoo Ah In, have joined to help out the victim families of the SEWOL sinking tragedy.
On April 16, at around 9 a.m., the passenger ship, SEWOL, began to sink. With so many victims still missing, the entire country of Korea is currently grieving, including stars. In the midst of these events, Kang Dong Won, Song Hye Kyo and Yoo Ah In’s agency, UAA has garnered attention by lending a hand in the rescue efforts.
On April 21, UAA sent needed items, such as blankets and toiletries, to the victims′ families who are staying in a gymnasium on the island of Jindo. One netizen spotted the efforts and posted a picture online.
Newsen spoke with UAA on April 21, and the agency stated, “Honestly, we didn’t want to let this be known. We’re caught off-guard as it became highlighted. It’s something that should be done and we merely participated in it. We’re more burdened by the fact that it was publicized. We’re embarrassed. We hope that in the future, things like this get done quietly.”
Meanwhile, Song Seung Hun, Oh Joo Hwan, Colbie Talbot, Park Jae Min and more have donated to the victims and families of this tragedy.
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