Quality Control Music Group, an Atlanta-based label, literally took to the streets on Tuesday, November 23 in the spirit of Thanksgiving.
According to a press release, QC worked with food waste management company Goodr to create a pop-up market that helped provide Thanksgiving meals to Atlanta families in need. The event ran from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., 250 recipients showed up at Will Lee Road in College Park, Georgia, where they received turkeys and other Thanksgiving items such as bread, cabbage green and milk to help them prepare their holiday meals.
“We are grateful to the people responsible for quality control for their determination to give back to their community,” Goodr CEO Jasmine Crowe said of the event in a statement. “It is an honor to team up with such a well-known name and to alleviate some of the financial burden people are currently facing.”
Goodr and Quality Control have worked together in the past. The couple also sought to help their community during the height of the pandemic last year as cases rose in Georgia. CEO Pierre “Pee” Thomas and COO Kevin “Coach K” Lee donated $ 100,000 to Goodr to help feed 1,000 families in Atlanta and also provided 500 families with Thanksgiving dinner items. .
âGod gives us blessings and it is important to share this energy of helping people,â Thomas said in a statement. âGiving back to our community is the least we can do. “
As Quality Control works to help families in need, they are also planning a serious rap takeover this year in October, Thomas expressed his interest on Twitter in buying the new record label. yorkaise 300 Entertainment with:. My bankers on the bridge. Let’s have the conversation.
Buying 300 would make Quality Control the biggest label in Hip Hop and give them access to artists like Megan Thee Stallion, Young Thug, Gunna, and more.