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Flint Schools Superintendent Bilal Tawwab told MLive that the entire thing was Eminem’s idea. He and his Marshall Mathers foundation reached out to the school district with the idea, and it was the second time the rapper and his foundation have helped Flint students. In August 2016, he gave more than 240 backpacks filled with supplies to students at Flint’s Freeman Elementary School.

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