Meek Mill donates backpacks to Philadelphia students and teachers

Philadelphia native Meek Mill joined forces with PUMA to give back to the community. They hosted a backpack giveaway Friday afternoon at Meek's alma mater, James G. Blaine Elementary School in Strawberry Mansion.  

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More 500 backpacks, which were filled with school supplies were donated to students in need while 30 "class-packs" were given to teachers.

Meek had a special message for the kids. He told them to continue chasing their dreams.