Ha Ji Won Spreads Warmth In Vietnam As Global Smile Ambassador
Gracing the 30th anniversary of Vietnam’s Operation Smile network, Ha Ji Won continues her passionate spirit to support well-intended advocacy.
Ha Ji Won attended the event as Global Smile Ambassador for international NGO “Operation Smile” in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam from November 8 to 11.
Headquartered in Virginia, USA, Operation Smile is a non-profit medical service organization that provides free plastic or dental surgery for children with facial malformations such as cleft lip and palate.
The organization believes that every child suffering from cleft lip or cleft palate deserves exceptional surgical care.
Since 2014, the beautiful actress has been volunteering as a Global Smile Ambassador. She has participated in medical service, press conference and interviews for the organization.
She said, “In 2014, I entered the operating room for the first time and visited the child’s surgery, and the emotions and memories of the day made it possible for me to continue this work.”
Further adding how her role helped carve beautiful smiles on the faces of children, she realized that she felt being loved more instead of her giving love through her volunteer work.
Recently, the actress received appointment as ambassador for the 2019 Korea Brand and Entertainment Expo in Dubai.
It is an event which connects Korean culture, including Hallyu stars and performances, with the promotions of Korea’s goods and services in an aim to further attract the attention of more consumers and buyers.
Later this month, Ha Ji Won makes her small screen comeback with Yoon Kye Sang for jTBC melodrama Chocolate on November 29.
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