In 2012, Offset lost his grandmother, Sallie Ann Smith, to bladder cancer. She played a large part in his life, acting as a mentor and role model. Five years later, the Migos member is honoring her with a $500,000 fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
According to the American Cancer Society’s page, the funds will be allocated to help promote cancer prevention as well as increasing the access to care in under-resourced neighborhoods. To add to this, some of the money raised will be used to fund an ACS Research Grant aimed at bladder cancer research.
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Fans who donate $10 or more to the campaign will be entered into a