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Drake is the cupid that retains on giving this Valentine’s Day!
The rapper has been busy donating hefty quantities of cash to varied folks and households in Miami, and it solely continued right this moment as the Miami Herald documented the $10,000 procuring spree he gifted one particular maid from the Florida metropolis.
Odalie Paret is a Haitian mother-of-five who commutes 4 hours on two buses day by day to get to her job on the Fontainebleau Miami Seashore the place she cleans 14 rooms all through her shift with a view to assist her household.
When Drake learn her story within the Miami Herald, he teamed up with Pittsburgh Steelers participant and Miami native Antonio Brown to present her a day of pampering, procuring and consuming that she so deserved.
Paret loved a therapeutic massage on the resort’s spa, Lapis, which was adopted by a elaborate dinner at Miami’s StripSteak steakhouse. After dinner, Paret was picked up by a automotive and pushed to Saks Fifth Avenue the place Drake and Brown had been ready to fulfill her.
The shop closed and was open to a procuring spree only for her and two different Miami ladies.
Paret admitted that when she was instructed she had 45 minutes and no greenback restrict on the division retailer, she stood “frozen” and will barely imagine it.
Finally, she ended up strolling out with a $2,000 Valentino purse, 4 perfumes, a $6,000 18-karat gold necklace with diamonds and an $800 pair of flats, which she picked out to put on for church.
“I’ve to go to church… [I’m not getting] $600 sneakers and not using a strap within the again and flowers,” Paret instructed the Miami Herald.
Total, Paret added, “I thank [Drake] a lot.”
In the meantime, that is simply the most recent of Drake’s giving spree.
Final week, he gave Miami Senior Excessive Faculty a $25,000 donation and OVO-designed uniforms. After that, he gifted College of Miami scholar Future James with a $50,000 verify in direction of her tuition, and the subsequent day he spent greater than $50,000 shopping for groceries for a complete grocery store filled with patrons.
He took to Instagram to precise how grateful he’s to have the ability to give to these in want.
“Final three days had been the very best I’ve had in a really very long time,” he wrote. “There’s nothing like seeing folks expertise a joyful second when you may inform they want it probably the most.”