Fayetteville, NC – J. Cole’s first-ever Dreamville Festival was slated to occur final weekend (September 15), however was cancelled attributable to Hurricane Florence.
Scheduled performers included his KOD Tour mate Young Thug, in addition to SZA, Big Sean, and naturally, Cole himself.
On Thursday night (September 21), the Dreamville Foundation, Cole’s nonprofit, launched aid efforts for these affected by Hurricane Florence.
The group will likely be establishing sizzling meals stations, short-term housing choices for households, and supplying meals for pantries and shelters all through Cole’s hometown of Fayetteville, North Carolina. They may even assist “different native nonprofits who assist present providers for the individuals in Fayetteville.”
According to Dreamville’s web site, over 19,000 individuals are at present residing in shelters in North Carolina from the consequences of the hurricane. A record-breaking 30 inches of rainfall has additionally affected the state with much more flooding anticipated all through the upcoming weeks.
To be taught extra about Dreamville’s Hurricane Florence aid efforts or to donate, click on right here.