Taking everything they earned from an auction, the JYJ members donated 50 million won to various facilities.
On March 3, C-JeS Entertainment stated, “In June, JYJ held the 2013 JYJ Membership Week, were 13 art pieces from the JYJ gallery were auctioned off. A total of 50 million won were earned during the auction and were donated to different welfare facilities as necessary goods.”
The facilities included institutions for children, the disabled, and the elderly.
“The JYJ Gallery was something that was created so we can have special memories with the fans. We’re glad that the artwork that we created went to the fans and the proceeds to those who need them most,” said JYJ. “With the auction proceeds and additional funds gathered up by the company staff, were able to donate needed goods and begin the year with a happy start.”
Jaejoong’s hand plaster
Yoochun’s hand plaster
Junsu’s hand plaster
JYJ members will set the example of sharing with those in need by holding a charity auction.
C-JeS Entertainment, JYJ’s agency, announced on November 28, “JYJ will be putting the thirteen most popular artworks from the 2013 JYJ Membership Week charity auction.”
It has been reported that all proceeds from the auction will be used to help out numerous welfare facilities in need, including children’s hospitals and welfare centers. Some benefits will also be donated to World Vision Japan.
This happened on opening day, June 27th