The 2nd Philippine Kpop Convention raises an outstanding 500,000 Php
The Filipino Kpop fans are known for their warm love for their idols and especially into the music of K-pop, but they do not forget on how to be good fans. That’s why on the day of December 11, 2010 thousands of K-pop fans gathered for their 2nd Philippine K-pop Convention. This is a partnership event of the Philippine Kpop Committee and Gawad Kalinga. Gawad Kalinga is a non-profit organization helping the less fortunates.
Different fan clubs participated at the event some of them are the largest kpop fan clubs such as, Cassiopeia, SJ United, Girls’ Generation Ph and Triple S ph. During the event different kpop cover groups and kpop awards are given to be claimed by their fan club representative. Even a KP-pop group .10 Pointen was there to show the good relationship between Korea and Philippines.
All in all, the fund raised by the event was 500,000 Php, the fund raised will be used to build houses and establish a certain community in an island of the PHilippines.