Fans of JYJ member Park Yoochun, continue to show their devotion to the idol-actor while he serves in the military.
On Oct. 21, C-JeS Entertainment revealed that Yoochun’s fan community ‘Blessing Yu Chun’ donated 10 million KRW (about $9,000 USD) in cash and opened the third Park Yoochun library located on the island of Palgeumdo in the southwestern region of South Korea.
The fan group also donated 6,950 books.
The project is to benefit children living on the island who want to study, read books and watch movies, explained the community of devoted fans who are all over the age of 30, and is the group’s third library honoring Yoochun since their inception in 2010. In 2013, the first library opened in the island village of Jangsan Myeon. The second library opened on Heaksan Island in September of last year.
Park Yoochun and his JYJ group mates Kim Junsu and Kim Jaejoong, are also involved in many charitable projects . The singers have regularly participated in UNICEF fundraisers and have donated large sums to help the underprivilaged and victims of natural distasters. Junsu also acts as captain of an all-celebrity charity soccer team .
Park Yoochun enlisted in the military on Aug. 27, and is currently serving as a public service worker at the Gangnam Gu municipal office.