Waka's award is for his humanitarianism and philanthropy as a volunteer for the Chicago non-profit Daughter of Destiny.
It looks like Donald Trump is a big Waka Flocka fan.
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The former President of the United States recognized the rapper with a lifetime achievement award this week. According to reports from TMZ, Waka’s award is for his humanitarianism and philanthropy as a volunteer for the Chicago non-profit Daughter of Destiny.
The rapper-turned-reality-star received the award on Friday in his hometown of Atlanta, with his pastor and mentor Apostle Dr. Bridget Outlaw presenting him with an official certificate and medal. As he was handed. the award, Waka was smiling from ear-to-ear with the framed award in hand and the medal around his neck, also delivering a few kind words for Trump.
“I just wanna thank President Trump for recognizing me,” he says in the short clip.
Daughter of Destiny is an outreach program that helps women by providing employment, food, housing, community and inner healing, something Waka is clearly passionate about. As for this certificate, it recognizes the rapper’s “lifelong commitment to building a stronger nation through volunteer service.”
According to the publication, Donald Trump signed the certificate and the Trump Administration had everything approved before he left office back in January.
Hey, it’s always nice to be recognized for your hard work no matter the messenger, right?