Kim Hyun Joong‘s Japanese fans have donated 11,493,145 KRW (approximately $10,460 USD) to a scholarship fund!
A Korean fanclub had founded the ‘Kim Hyun Joong Scholarship‘ fund, and Japanese fans donated the money to the scholarship. Since Kim Hyun Joong and his fans always donate and help those in need, the Japanese fans also reportedly wanted to help those in need.
The ‘Kim Hyun Joong Scholarship’ was founded in 2010, and is the first scholarship fund founded by fans under a celebrity’s name. In the past three years, a total of 198,000,000 KRW (approximately $180,000 USD) has been donated, helping a total of 14 college students.