(AllHipHop News) UGK founding member Bun B has teamed with Boost Mobile to host a holiday food drive to benefit the Houston Food Bank.
From today until December 18th, Bun B is requesting his fans to show support by dropping off canned goods at Boost Mobile stores throughout the Houston, Texas area, for donation to the Houston Food Bank.
Fans who give five or more cans of food will receive a free pair of tickets to see Bun B. at Warehouse Live during a special holiday concert on December 18th.
“Once again at this time of year, when so many are without the basic necessities of life, Boost Mobile and 2 Trill Entertainment are more than happy to recommit themselves to helping the Houston community,” Bun B told AllHipHop.com in a statement released today (December 8th).
Bun B has worked with Boost Mobile to help feed the hungry and homeless in the past. In 2009, the rapper teamed with Boost and collected over 7,000 cans of food, which was donated to the Houston Food Bank.
“Boost Mobile believes in the positive power of music,” added Maurice Elrod, local marketing manager, Boost Mobile. “Partnering with Bun B to is a great way to encourage the Houston community to give back this holiday season. We are confident we will provide the Houston Food Bank a large contribution of canned goods.”