YG DONATES $150K TO GIRL CODE LA … ‘I Respect the G Code!!!
YG‘s putting his money where his mouth is — he wants young girls of diverse backgrounds to have opportunities in the tech world, and he’s writing a $150k check to make it happen.The Compton rapper delivered the check to Girl Code LA on Wednesday … a move inspired by his little girl. Girl Code is an L.A.-based organization — founded by Dez White — pushing to develop and expose young women to computer science, business and software engineering., “With my donation, I hope they’ll be able to expand their reach of future female coders and programmers. I want to make sure I’m doing my part. I got a daughter and I respect the G Code.”He also made sure the current slate of young and bright G girls walked away with more than just a smile — he gifted all the young coders with new “Beats by Dre” headphones. Come up!!He also chatted with them about the importance of exploring nontraditional career paths.YG for the win!!!