The “Jungle Rules” rapper was originally inspired to help out the community after seeing the healthcare hardships during his visit, leading him to donate $100,000 to help the cause. He went on to form a partnership with non-profit organizations Mama Hope and Global Citizen. He has since become hip-hop’s first Global Citizen Ambassador for his efforts.
French wanted to help provide resources for pregnant women, but after receiving matching donations of $100,000 from The Weeknd and $200,000 from Diddy, the project was expanded to building and opening the new hospital for residents.
It looks like the New York entertainer is making more of a difference than he ever imagined, and we’re sure a lot of people will be getting the healthcare they truly need.
Check out the status of the Uganda hospital that French has been working with in the post below.