Travis Scott is back alongside Nike for his second shoe drop within two weeks, and this time he’s using his influence to give back to initiatives that are important to him. His latest shoe with the leading athletic brand includes the Travis Scott Air Max 1 Wheat and within the first 30 minutes, it received over a million entries. This particular drop went through the Houston native’s own website so that it could go toward his Project Heal. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Cactus Jack (@cactusjack)
May 24, 2022
Travis Scott will be donating millions to create a better future for the youth. TMZ reports the rapper is launching Project HEAL, a philanthropic undertaking that will pour $5 million into Travis Scott’s areas of interest where he wants to create change. This will include $1 million to support scholarships for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Travis Scott will reportedly use his Waymon Webster Scholarship Fund to oversee, budget, and distribute the awards. “The Waymon Webster Scholarship Fund will grant $1M in scholarships to seniors at Historically Black Colleges and Universities who have reached academic excellence (averaging 3.5 or higher GPA) but who are facing the last-minute challenge of financial adversity in their second semester senior year and risk not graduating. The scholarships will help bring 100 HBCU students over the finish line, diploma in hand. This is the second year that Scott has supported HBCUs and represents a tenfold increase,” the...
Mar 9, 2022