AmorePacific Donates W1Billion to Victims of Ferry Disaster
D-Bo, June 5, 2014, 10:06 a.m.
The latest conglomerate to donate money to the victims of the ferry disaster is cosmetics maker AmorePacific. AmorePacific donated W1 billion or about $976,000 US to the Community Chest of Korea.
Chairman Suh Kyung-bae said, "We express our deep condolences to the victims and their bereaved families. We hope this will help make our country a safer place.” Immediately following the capsizing of the Sewol, AmorePacific donated daily necessities for the families camping out at a temporary shelter on nearby Jindo island.