YG CEO Launches Foundation with W1 Billion Donation

Yang Hyun-suk Yang Hyun-suk

Yang Hyun-suk, chief executive officer of YG Entertainment, has donated W1 billion (US$1=W1,026) to establish a non-profit foundation, the company said on Tuesday.

The Muju YG Foundation will support adolescents from underprivileged families, as well as children with incurable diseases.

Yang has promised that he will continue to donate to the foundation to fund good causes.

englishnews@chosun.com / May 21, 2014 10:43 KST