Curtis travels to Somalia on a humanitarian mission with the United Nations World Food Program.
“I’m in Somalia this week to show the world the devastation that is taking place,” he wrote. “Children going hungry everyday, even dying everyday from hunger…The world needs to see what is going on.”
NAACP Toy Drive
Curtis joins Senator Borris Miles, City Council Woman Carolyn Shabazz-Evans, the NAACP Houston, Texas, chapter, and Horizon United Group for a toy drive serving 5,000 families.
“You make more, you give more back.”
G-Unity, with Bette Midler and the New York Restoration Project, open the Curtis 50 Cent Jackson Community Garden in Queens, NY. The Garden boasts a children’s learning garden, vegetable plots and a patio area, and is a much enoyed resource in an area that had less than five percent of the recommended amount of open space to serve its tens of thousands of children.