JAY-Z and Meek Mill team up to launch prison reform initiative, pledge $50 million

It’s called Reform Alliance.

January 23, 2019
JAY-Z and Meek Mill team up to launch prison reform initiative, pledge $50 million Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for The Reform Alliance

Meek Mill continues to take strides towards helping reform very-broken prison and judicial system. On Wednesday, reports surfaced that the Philly rapper has teamed up with JAY-Z, Philadelphia 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, and a number of others to launch a new initiative named Reform Alliance.

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Reform Alliance will first focus on problem areas in the prison reform system, specifically on probation and the parole system, Vulture points out. The organizations have set a goal of freeing at least one million people trapped in that system.

Mill, along with the other members, have pledged a total of $50 million toward their goal.

JAY-Z and Meek Mill team up to launch prison reform initiative, pledge $50 million