Ha Ji Won Donates 100 Million Won to Ferry Victims
With stars mobilizing their efforts, Ha Ji Won has donated 100 million won to help the the families of the Sewol ferry victims.
On April 21, Ha Ji Won’s agency said that Ha Ji Won, who is currently finishing up filming for her current drama MBC’s Empress Ki, received much shock after hearing about the sunken ferry on April 16.
“To help the families of the victims, she decided to donate,” said the agency. “Ha Ji won has always felt special affection towards children and teenagers, having organized scholarships for teens and donated hospital fees for visually-impaired children. With this recent accident, she was in a lot of pain after hearing that most of the victims were teenagers.”
The money was sent to the Community Chest of Korea and will be used to support the families of victims and rescue workers.
Meanwhile, Song Seung Hun also donated 100 million won on April 19.
Photo Credit: Ha Ji Won’s Facebook
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