Megan, Fashion Nova, And Lee Donate
Crimes against Asians have been unfortunately increasing rapidly lately and celebrity Megan thee Stallion partnered with big fashion brand Fashion Nova and activist May Lee to make the generous donation of $50,000 to stop Asian hate crimes.
Recently the killing of 8 Asian lives taken place in Atlanta a few weeks ago on March 16th and Megan says she was absolutely devastated by the tragic event.
The 6 lives who were killed were: Hyun Jung Grant, 51, Suncha Kim, 69, Yong Ae Yue, 63, Xiaojie Yan, 49, Delaina Ashley Yuan, 33, Soon Chung Park, 74,Paul Andre Michels, 54, Xiaojie Yan, 49, and Daoyou Feng, 44.
“I am heartbroken by the loss of eight individuals taken from their families on March 16 in a senseless, violent attack against Asian Americans,” she wrote as her Instagram caption.
“To honor the memory of these victims, @FashionNova and I have partnered with the journalist and Asian activist @mayleeshow on a $50,000 donation to @advancing_justice_atl who work tirelessly to protect the civil and human rights of Asian Americans in Georgia and the Southeast.”
“We stand in solidarity with all Asian Americans in saying that enough is enough. #StopAsianHate #StandWithAANHPICommunity”
May Lee even posted about the killings on her account and the donation. She begins by saying the pandemic has caused many losses.
“Through the pandemic, we have each faced personal challenges and losses across the board.”
“Today, we mourn the heartbreaking loss of eight individuals taken from their families on March 16 in a senseless, violent attack against Asian Americans.”
“Crimes targeting the Asian community have increased at an alarming rate in recent months. In partnership with journalist and Asian activist @mayleeshow, Fashion Nova honors the memory of these victims with a $50,00 donation to @advancing_justice_atl, who work tirelessly to protect the civil and human rights of Asian Americans in Georgia and the Southeast.”
“Fashion Nova proudly stands in solidarity with all Asian Americans in saying that enough is enough. #StopAsianHate #StandWithAANHPICommunity.”