British singer and songwriter, Stormzy has announced to donate £10 million to the organizations fighting racial inequality in the UK.
Singer and his brand Merky will make these donations in a time period of 10 years.
Stormzy said “We have to fight against the odds of a racist system stacked against us and designed for us to fail from before we are even born. Black people have been playing on an uneven field for far too long and this pledge is a continuation in the fight to finally try and even it.”
“At #Merky we have always used our brand to elevate, support, and amplify the issues and the voices of the black community. To continue to expand upon our activism and philanthropic work, today, we announce that Stormzy pledges 10 million pounds, over 10 years to organizations, charities, and movements that are committed to fighting racial inequality, justice reforms, and black empowerment within the UK,” #Merky said in a statement.
Earlier, Stormzy was also seen at the Black Lives Matter protests in London’s Parliament square.
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