COVID-19 Pandemic Response: South Korea

Support local nonprofits responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in South Korea

LocationSouth Korea

Issue AreaDisaster

Tax benefit eligibilityUS, HK SAR PRC

Amount NeededGeneral Support Needed

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Give2Asia is partnering with trusted nonprofit organizations responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Donate online to support local relief efforts.


On February 25, confirmed new cases reached 165,890 cases. The government raised the crisis alert level to the highest (level 4) to respond to COVID-19 in the country. Even though the vaccination rate is high, up to 95 percent, the confirmed cases continue to increase.


  • Food and livelihood support to those heavily impacted by economic constrain due to pandemic, especially for migrant and poor families
  • Psychosocial support to the affected communities
  • Medical care for vulnerable groups, especially elderly and workers without health insurance

FEATURED PARTNERS (partial list)

Our local NGO partners in Korea include: 

Saejowi Initiative for National Integration

  • Assisting with rehabilitation, medical care, daily food and related support or vulnerable groups (North Korean refugees, defectors) who are affected by COVID-19

Durebang / My Sister’s Place

  • Assisting with daily allowances, necessities, and food and related support for undocumented migrant women who are affected by COVID-19

The Promise International

  • Assisting with daily hygiene process necessities, and food and related support for children in community centres
  • Psychosocial support to children in community centres


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In 2021, Give2Asia published a progress report on COVID-19 relief efforts across Asia. You can also read our previous report published in 2020.

About Give2Asia

Give2Asia is a trusted partner for international philanthropy and the leader in donor-advised giving to the Asia-Pacific. Our mission is to strengthen communities in Asia by making cross-border giving easier and more effective. Since 2001, Give2Asia has facilitated more than US$465 million of charitable grants across 20+ countries.

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