A Lil Positivity: Meek Mill Does Good In The Hood, Kicks Off First Annual “A Dreamchaser’s Thanksgiving”

- By Bossip Staff

Meek might rap like someone poured hot grits on his feet but he has a heart of gold!

Meek Mill Kicks Off First Annual “A Dreamchaser’s Thanksgiving”

Meek Mill always carries his hometown on his back. The Philadelphia native is using his influence as an artist to give back to those less fortunate during the holidays.

Via Karen Civil reports:

“Philly raised me and made me into the man I am today, so to do the first annual ‘A Dreamchaser’s Thanksgiving,’ was an obvious thing to do. I’m blessed to be in a position where I can make sure that as many people as possible have a meal on Thanksgiving, so that they can be with their loved ones to enjoy the holiday.” Meek said.

The MMG artist aims to feed nearly 600 families within the Philadelphia community taking place Tuesday (November 26) and Wednesday (November 27). The turkey give-a-way will benefit local Philly organizations including Youth Working Together, Town Watch and Unity in the Community.

Meek, Mayor Nutter and other special guests will be in attendance during the two-day events.

“I applaud Meek Mill for taking the initiative to give back to his home town,” Mayor Nutter said. “Gathering together with family and friends around a shared meal is one of the most important aspects of the holiday season. It is important to give thanks for all that we have, and I am proud that one of Philadelphia’s own is donating his time and resources to make sure families in our city can do just that.”

See below for the locations and times. – Alley Olivier

Tuesday, November 26th

Martin Luther King Jr. Adult Center


2101-35 Cecil B Moore Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19121

Tuesday, November 26th

Hank Gathers Recreation Center


2501-19 W. Diamond Street

Philadelphia, PA 19121

Wednesday, November 27th

Vare Recreation Center


2600 Morris Street

Philadelphia, PA 19145

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