Tyrese pays the college tuition of a Compton student to attend Morehouse.
Lorenzo Murphy received the gift of a college education courtesy of Tyrese Gibson.
The Black Rose singer and Furious 7 actor invested in young motivational speaker’s future by paying his $50,000 Morehouse College tuition.
Lorenzo, known online as “Zo the Motivator” took to his Instagram account to share the fantastic news.
As of today I begin my journey as a Man of Morehouse. I am beyond grateful and thankful to be apart of such great legacy. None of this would be possible without God, @tyrese, the support from my family and of course, my relentless hard work. Annually, Morehouse is around 45k-50k and as you can imagine, that is a lot of money. I thank God for placing @tyrese in my life. It is because of him believing in me and investing in my future, that I am able to receive my education. I am amongst the worlds greatest leaders and I want to thank @tyrese for giving me the opportunity to be pursue my academic and career endeavors at Morehouse College. #zothemotivator #comptontomorehouse
Tyrese shared his excitement about Lorenzo’s future writing:
He’s 21, his mind is SHARP, he’s dedicated his life to Christ he’s a virgin and has not allowed the pressures of society to take him under!!!!! Wow!!! I’m about to murder these classes……???? Wow wow wow – I’m fired up for you bro….. It GO season!!!! #MoreHouseCollege#StraightOuttaCompton lets GO!!!!! @ZoTheMotivator
What a beautiful gesture! Tyrese and Lebron James are definitely setting the precedent of giving the gift of education.
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