Over $25,000 From EXO’s “SPAO” T-Shirt Sales Donated to Charity
Guster Moon, Oct. 23, 2015, 11:09 a.m.
Clothing brand “SPAO” stated on October 22nd that they had donated tens of thousands of dollars towards UNICEF’s charity cause, “Schools for Asia”! In July of this year, “SPAO” launched a sale of t-shirtsr with the names and jersey numbers from the EXO members splashed on them. EXO is the currently signed endorsement models for the brand, and “SPAO” has shown their support by stating that they would donate 1,000 KRW (approx. $0.89 USD) towards “Schools for Asia” for every t-shirt sale!
“SPAO” donated a total of 30,168,550 KRW (approx. $26,699 USD) which was a combination of t-shirt sales and individual donations from the customers of their Myeongdong branch store. UNICEF Korea’s secretary Seo Dae Won and Ahn Sung Soo received the donation amount at the EXO fan signing event at the Hondae location for “SPAO”. The funds will be used towards the building of schools in countries like Bangladesh, India, Laos, Mongolia, Nepal, and a few others. This will be a big push to aid in children’s development as well as education.