Cash Money Records Covers June Rent for Hundreds of New Orleans Residents

Source: Variety »

Cash Money Records is giving back in a big way. The iconic rap label founded by Bryan “Birdman” Williams and Ronald “Slim” Williams has donated over $225,000 to a nonprofit organization called Forward Together New Orleans (FTNO). The effort benefits those of need in the community amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and the funds will specifically go towards paying June rent for hundreds of tenants residing in various projects in New Orleans.

Cash Money and Young Money, its imprint which is home to the likes of Lil Wayne, Nicki Mina, and Drake, has been in business since 1991. In the decades since, the Williams brothers have worked to turn the Cash Money name into a multi-million dollar empire and one of the biggest successes in the modern music industry.

Philanthropy is also a major priority for the company as Birdman and Slim have also created their own organization titled The Johnny and Gladys Williams Foundation, named after their parents. For 20 years plus, they’ve done their part by giving away free dinners on Thanksgiving and teaming up with Ochsner Health Systems to provide free health screenings to residents in their hometown in New Orleans…

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