Recently on the 23rd of December, SNSD’s Jessica’s fan cafe, ‘Pure Jessica‘ donated a whopping 1 million won and some gifts to a welfare association for the elderly, ‘Sarang-bang’. (1 million won = ~875USD)
On December 29th, a representative of ‘Sarang-bang’ said,
On December 23rd, before Christmas, Jessica’s fan cafe, ‘Pure Jessica‘ have donated 1 million Won and some gifts.
To acknowledge the contribution, ‘Sarang-bang’ have publicly revealed a donation certificate bearing the fan cafe’s name.
The fan cafe, ‘Pure Jessica‘ was founded in 2007 and boasts more than 59,000 members to date!
While it is almost common practice for large fan cafes to make donations to charities, its always nice to see that ‘fandoms’ can have a positive impact on society. ^_^
source: spn.edaily.co.kr, fanwonder.com