Shin Dong Yeop has been donating to Gyeoggi Province Association of the Deaf for the last 4 years.# K-POP 2017.09.28 View : 4070
In 2014, Shin Dong Yeop worked with Gyeoggi Province Association of the Deaf when he hosted the first Deaf Cultural Festival and Sign Language Contest. That year he made his first donation of 50 million won. In 2015, he donated 100 million won, 50 million in 2016, and again 100 million won on September 22. Over the last 4 years, his total donations add up to 300 million won, which is equivalent to around 270 thousand U.S. dollars.
Each year, the Gyeonggi Province Association was able to carry out the events successfully thanks to Shin Dong Yeop's generous donations, and thereafter, interest in the welfare of the deaf has increased.
In 'Hello, Counselor,' he said that his older brother had a hearing impairment, which is why he learned the sign language. It is heartwarming to learn that he is practicing good deeds for the hearing impaired.
Meanwhile, Shin Dong Yeop's older brother, Shin Dong Jin, is serving as the president of the Gyeoggi Province Association of the Deaf since 2013. Shin Dong Yeop is the honorary ambassador of the association.
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