Kanye West is spreading some holiday cheer by reaching into his pockets. The rapper reportedly purchased nearly all 4,000 toys for a toy drive in Chicago.
Kanye West Buys All The Gifts Needed For Englewood Toy Drive
Native Chicagoan Kanye West is giving back to his community this holiday season.
According to a local official, West bought almost 4,000 toys that were given away at a toy drive this past weekend. Other local residents and government members contributed to the toy drive as well.
Local Alderman Stephanie Coleman called Ye a “modern-day Santa Clause” and remarked: “I’m so proud that Kanye is, once again, responding to our request to help the children of Englewood and beyond. He is no stranger to our community. His presence has always been felt in our neighborhoods.”
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