Yonsei Medical Center raised 31.5 billion KRW
The total amount of donations affirmed by Yonsei Medical Center exceeded 30 billion KRW last year. The annual donation raised by domestic medical centers is the highest ever, adding meaning to about three-quarters of all donors with small donors of less than 1 million KRW.Of the 6,468 donations, small donors of less than 1 million KRW accounted for 76%, showing the true value of small donations that are small but helpful.It was also significant that nearly half of the donations were collected with the sincerity of individuals and patients. According to the medical center, donations from individuals and patients, not organizations or companies, to hospitals last year amounted to 14.45 billion KRW. There are 1,411 individuals and patients who participated in the donation.Patients who received this money are known to thank the donors and engage in various activities to end poverty. This can be said to be an effort to eradicate the absolute poor population in connection with SDG 1.1 By 2030, eradicate extreme poverty for all people everywhere, currently measured as people living on less than $1.25 a day.