Will Smith joins 50 000 others at Big Sleep Out event in New York

Will Smith joins 50 000 others at Big Sleep Out event in New York

- Popular Hollywood actor, Will Smith, participated in the Big Sleep Out event to raise awareness for homelessness at Times Square

- At the event, the well-known entertainment personality also rapped for the audience as they got ready to sleep out all night

- Will said that people could contribute towards the programme's cause by donating a token for a child's dinner to solve hunger

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Popular Hollywood star and rapper, Will Smith, raised awareness for global homelessness as he participated in the largest sleep-out in the world at Times Square.

At the event, he rapped and sang for the audience right after he had taken some selfies with his fans before the programme started.

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The Big Sleep Out event had a whopping number of 50 000 people who came from different places in the world.

Also at the event were Helen Mirren and Jabe Moore who were there to raise awareness for the same cause.

In an Instagram post Will made on Sunday, he said he rapped to people who were ready to get their sleeping bags to go sleep out in the cold.

The Hollywood star said that the event was started by Josh Littlejohn who wants to use fundraising and awareness to end the societal anomaly called homelessness.

He then called out for anyone who may want to support the initiative, saying they could do so at a local branch and make donations.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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