Birdman and Ronald “Slim” Williams Receive Keys to New Orleans

The Willams have provided numerous philanthropic efforts in New Orleans, including contributing $225,000 in rent assistance at the height of COVID in 2020, per

During a Renaissance Man podcast sit-down with former NBA player Jalen Rose last month, Birdman shared that he once purchased 50 vehicles for New Orleans residents. “I bought 50 whips for everybody,” he said. “$15,000 was the maximum [I spent] for some of them, but a couple of my partners, I spent a little more, but yeah, everybody in the project that had a license, I bought them a car.”