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Snoop Dogg Donates $35K Toward Colin Kaepernick’s ‘Million Dollar Pledge’

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Rapper Snoop Dogg attends the NFC Wild Card Playoff Game between the Los Angeles Rams and Atlanta Falcons at the Los Angeles Coliseum on January 6, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
Rapper Snoop Dogg attends the NFC Wild Card Playoff Game between the Los Angeles Rams and Atlanta Falcons at the Los Angeles Coliseum on January 6, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

*Snoop Dogg has donated at total of $35,000 to Colin Kaepernick’s #MillionDollarPledge, with all funds going to the Dallas, TX-based group Mothers Against Police Brutality.

In 2016, Kaep announced “I will donate one million dollars plus all the proceeds of my jersey sales from the 2016 season to organizations working in oppressed communities, 100k a month for 10 months.”

So far, donations have gone out to over 40 different organizations. On Jan. 17, Kaep announced that he and 10 friends would be donating the last $100,000 over the next 10 days, which he helmed the #10for10 campaign.

“#10for10 @snoopdogg donated MORE MONEY 2 my #MillionDollarPledge!” wrote Kaep on Twitter Monday (Jan. 22). “He loves the work Mothers Against Police Brutality is doing so much,he donated another $15k. Now they’re getting a total of $35k! Thank you Snoop 4 recognizing the good work they do!”

“It’s important to identify people doing good work in the community to help break the cycle and the systemic oppression that we are facing everyday,” he continued on Twitter. As of press time, the total amount of donations stands at $940,000.

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