Megan Thee Stallion took to social media to show off the honor she received on Sunday (May 1). Megan received the key to her hometown of Houston, Texas with May 2 being named “Megan Thee Stallion” day.
The day is significant as May 2nd is also the birthday of Megan’s late mother and grandmother.
“Megan Thee Stallion has an extraordinary entertainment career, but we wanted to honor her for what she does offstage to lift people’s lives in underserved communities,” Houston mayor Sylvester Turner said while presenting Megan with the key to the city.
Among other things, she was lauded for founding the Pete and Thomas Foundation in 2021. The charity was founded in memory of her father, Joseph Pete Jr., and mother, Holly Thomas.
Megan spoke about the inspiration and influence her mother and grandmother have had on her life. “I don’t know what kind of lady I would be if granny didn’t raise me to be so kind and so giving,” said Megan.