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Happy 50th Brithday to Frank Ski Kids Foundation President Tanya A. Parker. She celebrated the special day at Suite Lounge in Atlanta, Ga.

The Frank Ski Kids Foundation embraces youth and their value by showing examples and providing hands-on opportunities to promote optimal growth, self-expression, ingenuity, achievement and learning vital to their ambitions. Through the efforts of the foundation and the help of charitable contributors, observable differences in communities have been made. Our efforts to date have helped many children, but the needs of our children remain immense. We must continue with unfaltering determination.

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Hillary Clinton makes stop at Clark Atlanta University

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Democrat and Presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton made many campaign stops Friday in Atlanta, Georgia. READ MORE

IMG_0222Frank Ski, legendary radio host, restauranteur and philanthropist hosted his annual extraordinary event to raise funds to benefit The Frank Ski Kids Foundation. The evening unites his love of wine and philanthropy. Hailed as one of the most anticipated annual events in Atlanta, Ski’s fundraiser was absolutely EPIC from the guest and the charitable givers. Check out the details below. READ MORE

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My mentor Frank Ski is back with the 11th Annual Frank Ski’s Celebrity Wine Tasting & Live Auction. The event is to benefit his non-profit Frank Ski Kids Foundation. READ MORE

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Atlanta’s Frank and Tanya Ski presented “An Evening in the Theater with Charles Dutton” at Woodruff Arts Center. The three-time Emmy-winner was joined by actress Tatyana Ali, actor Brad James and a supporting cast of Atlanta actors to perform a narrative telling of Dutton’s life interspersed with a medley of themes from Shakespeare’s plays.

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Proceeds from “An Evening in the Theater with Charles Dutton benefited the Frank Ski Kids Foundation.

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The big homie Frank Ski celebrated his birthday with style and panache. Atlanta came out to celebrate with Frank and show their love for the man who devoted so much time and energy into making Atlanta a better place. I had the privilege to capture his big birthday party that was full of celebrity sightings, good food, fun, and music.

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DSC_6488My homie Frank Ski and his lovely wife rolled out the red carpet for his 10th Annual Frank Ski Kids Foundation Wine-tasting Event. The annual fundraiser/celebration was amazing. The event had Atlanta’s mover and shakers in the house raising money and partying for the kids. Frank Ski Kids Foundation has a long history and record of doing good for the children in Atlanta.

DSC_6988This year’s fundraiser will go towards scholarship dollars for deserving student athletes, Frank Ski Kids traveling to Alaska to study the effects of Global Warming, and for Atlanta students excelling in academics.

DSC_6727Atlanta celebrities came out to lend their support with participation and checks. The event was co-sponsored by Kevin and Erica Liles. The event involved wonderful food catered by Chef Davis.

DSC_6371The desert selections ranged from my girls over at Cami Cakes and the delicious deserts from Yum Yum.

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The live entertainment included an amazing performance by Gritz & Jelly Butter band, saxophonist Micheal Phillips, songstress Algebra, and the big homie Anthony David.

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Mayor Kasim Reed spoke to the audience about the importance of supporting organizations like Frank Ski Kids Foundation. Frank Ski brought up several of his students from the Frank Ski Kids Foundation. READ MORE

DSC_3217Frank Ski Kids Foundation host Local Legend Scholarship Luncheon awarding eight exceptional students with over  $8,000 in scholarship money and spotlighting Atlanta’s own Rashan Ali and Brenda Woods.

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