MBLAQ turns out to have been making secret donations over the last two years. According to local media, MBLAQ has made regular donations of toys, dolls, and clothings to child care facilities in Korea since their debut in 2009. They also met a middle school girl suffering from a brain tumor through a partnership with the “Make a Wish Foundation.”
“We were always interested in donations and volunteer work. So we donated toys and clothes to children’s house since our debut. We’re trying to send gifts on a regular basis,” MBLAQ told local media.
Following news of their secret donations, the group’s fan clubs have also joined MBLAQ’s efforts. For example, Lee Joon’s fans have begun supporting an Ethiopian girl personally in celebration of the group’s one year anniversary They also made donations to a Myanmar water improvement project to celebrate Lee Joon’s birthday. In addition, the group’s main fan club is running a special donation event for MBLAQ’s two year anniversary through Korean portal Naver.
“We are thankful for the fans joining our donation efforts. We’ll continue to work hard to show a positive side of us,” MBLAQ said.