Kanye West is being dubbed a “modern-day Santa” after his latest charitable gesture.
Ye gifted 4,000 toys to kids from his hometown of Chicago Sunday when he showed up at Kennedy King College and made the huge donation during a toy drive.
Chicago Alderman Stephanie Coleman told ABC7: “I’m so proud that Kanye is, once again, responding to our request to help the children of Englewood and beyond.”
Coleman added that West’s contributions are not rare saying that the rapper has made several appearances giving back: “He is no stranger to our community. His presence has always been felt in our neighborhoods and he loves visiting, but this Christmas he has truly been our modern-day Santa Claus.”
Each family was treated to food, games, and prizes while waiting for their toys.
Per The Sun, Kanye’s latest philanthropic gesture comes just weeks after he donated 1,000 meals to the homeless charity Los Angeles Mission.
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