Rapper 50 Cent is donating $300,000 to a few underperforming faculties within the Houston Unbiased College District to safe that college students receives a commission internships.
On a Monday press convention, the mayor of Houston, Sylvester Turner introduced the G-Unity Basis is partnering with Houston ISD and Horizon United to complement poor Black college students at Wheatley, Worthing and Kashmere excessive faculties, KTRK-TV, an area ABC tv station licensed to Houston, reported.
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Along with college students from these three faculties having paid internships and alternatives to attach with enterprise leaders and 50 Cent himself, the rapper plans on increasing his instructional enterprise, promising extra to return.
College students can have entry to the G-Unity Enterprise Lab, a brand new entrepreneurial enterprise program that some retailers like Vibe are describing as “MBA-level classes that symbolize the complete life cycle of a product or idea, from concept creation to advertising and marketing branding to working an organization” designed for at-risk minorities.
“These applications will actually get individuals excited to study once more after every thing that’s been occurring,” 50 Cent stated.
“A top quality of schooling is without doubt one of the greatest instruments we can provide college students to achieve the classroom and of their future skilled profession,” Turner stated. “We need to create extra alternatives for younger people who find themselves going to be the scientists, entrepreneurs, engineers of the longer term.”
Because it was reported on Could 5, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson instantly moved to San Antonio, Texas, after publicly saying on social media that he was leaving his hometown of New York Metropolis. Along with residing in San Antonio, 50 Cent apparently additionally lives within the Houston space, having made a reference to the native NAACP chapter and being welcomed by Turner.
I Love NY, however i dwell in Houston now i’ll clarify later.🚦Inexperienced Gentle Gang 💣BOOM💥 pic.twitter.com/z6FAkAYwB4
— 50cent (@50cent) May 4, 2021
— NAACP Houston (@NAACPHOU) May 5, 2021
“I’m honored to be your mayor,” Turner stated as he welcomed the philanthropist’s transfer to town.
50 Cent has additionally been selling himself, particularly his new liquor, Branson Cognac, in nation locations comparable to Omaha, Neb., Little Rock, Ark., and Indianapolis, Ind.
— 50cent (@50cent) May 13, 2021