DJ Mustard’s being rewarded for his impact in South Los Angeles. June 19th is now Mustard Day in Los Angeles.
“I never would have imagined having a day in the city I was born and raised in,” Mustard said. “I am just super grateful and happy that I could even be named, or have a day in this city, because everything I do is for the city.”
Mustard was made the ambassador for the of the Boys & Girls Club. He elaborated that the Boys & Girls Club was vital in helping him find his passion in music.
“I am truly excited to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Los Angeles,” he continued. “They are truly doing the important work to prepare youth to graduate from high school with a plan to support them in becoming the next generation of leaders in our community. Mentors, like my Uncle Tyrei, helped me see the possibilities of a career in music and production—I want to do the same for thousands of youth at the Clubs and help them fulfill their own personal dreams.”