Meek Mill and Michael Rubin have to be bored with Congress stalling on a reduction package deal — they’ve simply created their very own … a $2M scholarship fund to profit underprivileged children in Philadelphia.
The “Championships” rapper and 76ers associate created the fund which is predicted to profit almost 1,000 college students within the Philly space … and the impression can be IMMEDIATE. We’re instructed the cash — which can go towards the 2020-2021 college yr — will assist college students from pre-Ok by way of highschool rating assets they desperately want in the course of the pandemic.
The scholars from poverty-stricken houses who’re chosen to obtain a scholarship can use the cash to attend non-public/parochial colleges all through the town with prices coated. For these in e-learning college, they will use the funds to to entry tools … like laptops, tablets and WiFi.
As you understand, so many households are struggling to make ends meet, and an enormous a part of that features discovering assets so children can proceed studying from house.
It is an superior and far wanted gesture from Michael and Meek … shut mates who’re each from Philly.
Each males have been concerned in a number of reduction efforts by way of this god terrible yr. Michael was the architect of the All In Problem in the course of the early a part of the pandemic. Tons of celebrities did their half in hooking it up … from Meek, Drake, Tom Brady and Kevin Hart to Justin Bieber, Magic Johnson and Leonardo DiCaprio.
All the thousands and thousands raised by way of that enterprise went on to feeding households.