Joining the annual campaign, BTS became the newest group to be a part of the ‘The Letters of Angels’ project.
Wearing white tops and black pants, the BTS members were revealed in a black and white photo, happily holding a baby, tugging at heartstrings and putting a smile on people’s faces.
‘The Letters of Angels’ project began in 2003 when photographer Cho Seihon was asked to take photos for the 100th days of orphaned babies. The photographer’s heart broke for these children as adoption still remains a social stigma in Korea.
He began to ‘The Letters of Angels’ project, asking celebrities to take photos with orphaned children to put the spotlight on these children and raise the chances of adoption.
The project has been running for more than 10 years with big named stars, such as Big Bang, Wonder Girls, Jang Keun Suk, Lee Seung Gi, Kim Hye Soo, Rain, Lee Byung Hun, Ha Jung Woo, Lee Min Jung, Kim Jung Eun, Choi Ji Woo, Jang Hyuk, Yun Eun Hye, Kara, Yoo Ah In, Go So Young, Lee Min Ho, CN Blue, and more.
For the 2013 photo exhibit, 2AM, 2PM, 4minute, SISTAR’s Hyolyn and Soyou, BTS, and more participated. The pictures will be revealed through the December edition of Woman Joonang and Elle.