In honor of late rapper XXXTentacion, the MC's mom Cleo Bernard has teamed up with visible artist Bankrupt for the XXXTentacion Memorial Art Raffle. The undertaking intends to boost funds for the XXX Foundation Inc, a non-profit group targeted on offering aid for impoverished and underprivileged households.
Bernard established the Foundation after her son's dying in June, focusing all raised funds in direction of the charities and nonprofits that XXX was obsessed with.
Art by Bankrupt — who’s infamous for his large portraits of celebrities similar to Biggie Smalls and Muhammad Ali — created a customized piece following XXX passing that ultimately caught Bernard’s eye. Upon studying in regards to the XXX Foundation’s charitable work, the artist gifted Bernard the piece and determined to create a brand new one to be raffled, all in reminiscence of her son's life and music.
“I’m all the time in search of methods to make use of my artwork for a optimistic impression or to provide again ultimately," the artist shared in a press launch. "When Cleo and I met for the primary time whereas delivering her son's memorial artwork piece, we each agreed on how necessary it was to provide again and assist folks in want."
Set to be launched on Monday (Oct. 1), the XXXTentacion Memorial Art Raffle winner will obtain the priceless piece, in addition to an all-expenses-paid journey to South Florida to go to the XXXTentacion mausoleum with the late rapper's mother. Raffle tickets can be accessible at $5 a bit Art by Bankrupt’s web site, and all proceeds can be donated to the XXXTentacion Foundation.