It is a very sad time in South Korea right now, with many still missing from the SEWOL passenger ship sinking. There are rays of hope however, and fanclubs from various K-Pop idol groups has shown their hope and love by gathering money and supplies for the families of the victims.
The fanclubs involved in these efforts include those for EXO, Super Junior, Shinhwa, B.A.P, Infinite, SHINee, VIXX, Infinite, GOT7, BTS, and several more. The groups are gathering their efforts to get these packages out to the families waiting in Jindo Indoor Stadium. Many fans tweeted about their donations, sending prayers and love as well as whatever they could offer to help through this tragedy. One EXO fan tweeted, “I heard that the people in Jindo are in need of supplies, so in Kris’ name, I am sending a little. Although the amount is little, I hope that it will be of help. 2000 paper cups, 250 mouth wash, 900 bags of tea, 120 hot packs, 150 masks.” It is very refreshing and wonderful to see such humanity and love in such a dark time.
Check out some of the tweets from fans below and join us in supporting these efforts. Acts such as these make us proud to be kpop fans!
Article by: Laura Dees
Edited by: Angelspatience
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