Shinhwa's Dongwan donates 30 million won to "comfort women"


It has been reported that singer and actor Kim Dongwan has donated 30 million won ($30,000)  to the House of Sharing, a group that provides houses for the "comfort women", who were sexually abused by Japanese soldiers during World War II. 

The money will help build a memorial for past comfort women. Shinhwa company said, "Kim Dong Wan donated saying that it is very painful history, but it should be remembered"

It is not the first time for the celebrity to donate money to help these women. Back in January, he delivered the same amount through the KBS show "Love Request". He also donated a lot of money to to children suffering from cancer.

Dongwan is known for his regular donation since 2003. He was also honored by the government for performing good deeds for the elderly back in 2011.

Jenny@dkpopnews