This year will mark the fourth year Lee Seung Gi has helped families in need by being a sponsor of KBS charity program, “Field Report Companion.” Lee Seung Gi has worked with the charity program since 2009. He was featured as a narrator on the January 10th broadcast sending out messages to give hope to the needy. Lee Seung Gi stated, “As I watch the guests who appear on the show, I learned a lot about how to live my life,” revealing the reason for his generous donations to the organization.
A representative revealed, “Lee Seung Gi has worked with ‘Field Report Companion’ since 2009, he’s given his support to 201 teams of families so far. He sent heartwarming, handwritten letters to the families. He also worked together with service organizations to pack and gift dried seaweed and kimchi as presents, invited them to his concerts. He’s working hard and sticking by the program.”
Fans of Lee Seung Gi donated 16 million won ($15,000 USD) to the program as they were touched by his devotion to the charity and honored him with the nickname “charity angel” as well.