Lloyd Banks Comes Back To Queens, Donates Money To Former High School

ImageG-Unit rep Lloyd Banks recently showed love to his Queens alma mater and made a $10,000 donation to the school.

Banks recently visited his old stomping grounds of AugustMartinHigh School in Jamaica, Queens to speak with students and to make a sizeable donation to his former school.

The platinum-selling MC spoke to students and offered words of encouragement, stressing the importance of both education and perseverance to an attentive crowd of young fans. The $10,000 donation that Banks presented to the school will be used to purchase new equipment for the school's library.

In related news, Banks' long awaited sophomore set, Rotten Apple, will be hitting store shelves everywhere today. As previously reported, the MC recently celebrated the release of his new disk with an exclusive tattoo covering the rapper's entire back which is set to be featured on TLC's hit reality show "Miami Ink"

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Source: SOHH