Yoo Yeon Seok has donated all proceeds from the sales of ‘DREAM’ book and ‘Ah Yi’ photo exhibition to support educational activities in Ethiopia’s Nono village, KingKong Entertainment announced on Monday, 21 December 2015.
In February 2015, Yoo Yeon Seok took time to visit Ethiopia with World Vision. Subsequently after the visit, he released the ‘DREAM’ book and held ‘Ah Yi’ photo exhibition in August 2015. He mentioned early on that proceeds from both activites will be donated to support the dreams of the Ethiopian children. The dreams that can be supported through overcoming the inequality in environment, as he said himself.
The school-age children in Nono village is known of facing difficulties in pursuing their studies due to harsh environment, poverty, and poor educational facilities. To enhance the educational environment in Nono village, he transforms the donation into classroom chairs and desk, textbook, shoes, sportswear and so on. The donation also goes into buying solar panel system to support school’s electricity supply. With the donation, it is hopeful that the children can read and study without too much obstacles.
We wish the children a brighter future and Yoo Yeon Seok success in his future endeavours. The actor is currently starring on ‘Man Who Walks Through Walls’ musical.
Source: Naver and KingKong Entertainment