Connect with us

The Hollywood Unlocked

Khalid Launches Music & Art Foundation For Underserved Communities

Instagram

News

Khalid Launches Music & Art Foundation For Underserved Communities

Khalid is making sure to give back to the community that birthed him as he creates a music and arts foundation for underserved communities.


Khalid who is a native of El Paso, Texas is giving them more than just his music, he is now giving them a chance to take the same path that he took to get to where he is.

The singer announced on Friday that he was launching The Great Khalid Foundation which is aimed at music and arts organization for underserved communities.

Related: Logic, Alessia Cara, And Khalid Bring Suicide Prevention Awareness To The 60th Annual Grammy Awards Stage

He wants to create “an atmosphere of support and freedom for kids to dream BIG!,” according to the website. “Through our music education programs, scholarship awards, and gift giveaways we are investing in our children and in their future.”

With this new foundation in place, Khalid has already been able to help the city of El Paso. He has already announced three Performing Arts scholarship recipients and shared a picture to his Instagram.

“If I wasn’t in the position I am in life right now, I would’ve become a music teacher. Luckily, I get to teach in a way I would’ve never imagined! I wanna give a congratulations to all of the Performing Arts Scholarship winners! Everything is super new right now and it’s all a work in progress but you gotta start somewhere! Manifestation is super important! One day I WILL open up a school, but I gotta believe in myself.”

Related: Beyoncé and Jay-Z Surprise High Schoolers With $100,000 College Scholarships

This foundation will do great things for his community! Take a look at the picture below and let us know what you think!

 

View this post on Instagram

 

Today I accomplished a huge goal of mine! I started a foundation for Music & Fine Arts in underserved communities and kicked it off in El Paso. If I wasn’t in the position I am in life right now, I would’ve became a music teacher. Luckily, I get to teach in a way I would’ve never imagined! I wanna give a congratulations to all of the Performing Arts Scholarship winners! Everything is super new right now and it’s all a work in progress but you gotta start somewhere! Manifestation is super important! One day I WILL open up a school, but I gotta believe in myself hahahaha the Instagram page is @thegreatkhalidfoundation if you guys wanna watch this journey! love u guys ✨

A post shared by Khalid (خالد) (@thegr8khalid) on

Click to comment

More in News

Exclusive

Trending

Contributors

To Top