Future, Jeezy, Usher and Tyrese Help UNCF Raise Millions For Scholarships

(AllHipHop News) Chart topping rappers Jeezy and Future graced the 33rd Annual The UNCF Mayors Masked Ball Atlanta, where they helped raise millions for students pursuing a college education.

The fundraising gala took place at the Atlanta Marquis Marriott yesterday (December 17) and is one of the premiere events in the city of Atlanta.

And the rappers donated more than just their time and celebrity to UNCF.

According to representatives, Jeezy and Future donated $25,000 each, as did Usher and Tyrese.

In total, the 33rd annual event raised over $1.5 million, which will go directly to UNCF.

The non-profit organization helps prepare young African-American men and women for their journey through college.

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