Chairman of the D. K. Kim Foundation, Kim Dong-koo Donates 1 Billion Won to Hanyang University
the development fund donation ceremony at the Seoul Campus, on Mar 13th
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A Korean businessman living in America, Kim Dong-koo, Chairman of the D. K. Kim Foundation, donated 1 billion Korean won to the development fund of Hanyang University on the 13th of March.
Having moved to the United States in 1989, Kim Dong-koo founded an import and distribution company and achieved success in the distribution industry. In 2003, he founded the D. K. Kim Foundation and provided scholarships to students in the United States as well as in underprivileged countries. In 2017, the D. K. Kim Korea Foundation was established by President Lee Jong-hyun to assist Korean students and support cultural and artistic fields.
With this donation, Chairman Kim announced, "We wish to cultivate a global leader who can lead the development of underprivileged countries. I will support international students at Hanyang University."
▲ Kim Dong-koo, chairman of the D.K.Kim Foundation (left) and Lee Young-moo, President of Hanyang University (right), are taking a commemorative photo after the Development Fund Donation Ceremony at the Seoul Campus in Seongdong- gu, Seoul.
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