50 Cent has teamed up with the Houston Rockets to present again to town. Yesterday (November 22), the rapper, together with the workforce, held a turkey drive outdoors of the Toyota Heart, the place the Rockets play their residence video games. Houston residents had been invited to line up of their automobiles and obtain a Thanksgiving meal on a first-come-first-serve foundation.
The meals got here by the use of donations from Kroger, Spec’s, 50’s G-Unity Basis, and the Rockets’ Clutch Metropolis initiative. Recipients additionally obtained a voucher to an upcoming Rockets residence recreation.
On the occasion, 50 spoke to native Houston station KPRC, saying, “I simply need them to have a fantastic Thanksgiving and luxuriate in themselves, you recognize what I’m saying? I’m truly coming in right here fashionably. My youngsters been right here working and placing it collectively, so I gotta catch up and put in additional work so that they don’t gotta have a look at me like I received them out right here first.”
On the conclusion of the drive, 50 and the Rockets gave away turkeys to 1,000 households.
50 first moved to Houston back in January 2021, and has since been concerned in a number of causes, together with the NAACP Toy Drive, Houston’s Christmas Eve Tremendous Feast, the Houston Symphony, and the Houston Livestock Present And Rodeo.