SM Entertainment donates 1 billion KRW to Japan relief efforts

17 Mar

On March 17th, a representative from SM Entertainment revealed that the entertainment giant has donated 1 billion won (approximately $900,000 USD) after a 9.0 magnitude earthquake ripped through Japan’s northeastern coast.

The representative stated, “SM Entertainment and our artists offer our condolences to everyone affected by the Japanese earthquake. SM Entertainment has donated 1 billion KRW to Japan Red Cross in hopes that Japan can overcome this difficult situation as soon as possible. SM Entertainment and our artists are cheering for both the Japanese people and Korean citizens with a courageous heart.”

YG Entertainment has previously announced that they will be donating $500,000 USD and JYP Entertainment announced that they will donate to the cause as well.

What do you think of the generosity shown by all of these entertainment companies?

Source: Star News 1 and 2
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