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KeKe Palmer Host Saving Our Daughters 2017 Toy Giveaway

One thing  about Keke is she “LOVES” the kids and the kids LOVE Them some “KeKe Palmer.” On Friday December 15th, multifaceted entertainer, Keke Palmer partnered with Radio One, Hot 107.9 in Atlanta this holiday season to support “Saving Our Daughters” 13th Annual Bratz Doll Drive.

The week before Christmas over 70 1st and 2nd grade girls received their favorite Bratz Doll, from Keke and HOT 107.9 Radio Personality, Dominque Danielle at the Barack H. Obama Elementary Magnet School of Technology. The Doll Drive is held every holiday season, the charity event is in memory of “Saving Our Daughters” founders Debbie and Curtis Benjamin’s daughter who passed away from a cancerous brain tumor. Bratz Dolls was her favorite toy and Keke Palmer was her favorite celebrity.

All the girls enjoyed dancing and positive affirmations as well as receiving positive children books before their Christmas Holiday.

The Annual Bratz Doll giveaway was also supported by FOX’s EMPIRE Director and Producer Sanaa Hamri, the cast of FOX’s EMPIRE and longtime board trustee, Roger Bobb of Bobbcat Films.

The summer vacations have officially begun for the kids of Atlanta, Georgia, and today was the first day of, Food Networks’ Chef Tregaye’s Junior Chef Summer Camp for girls of the amazing Ron Clark Academy. The 15 young ladies (grades 5th-8th) were chosen under the Saving Our Daughters’ Cinderella program that deter bullying and promotes self-esteem with the arts.
The Junior Chef Summer camp was birth after Chef Tregaye invited selected Cinderellas onset for the taping of Food Network’s “The Kitchen which she was the guest chef host in April.
 
Today was the official launch for the Cinderella Chefs as they received a knife kit, The Culinary Artistry book and a thermometer to begin their cooking classes.
 
For their first day, the Cinderella Chefs made a citrus fruit salad with goat cheese and Pomegranate Gastrique after learning knife skills, dressing techniques and plating.
 
The camp for the Cinderellas will be for 4 weeks this summer as the girls are so excited to learn how to become chefs!! 
Let the cooking begin!
 
Photo Credit: TamDPhotography
 
 
 
 
 

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The King of the South T.I. hosted a fun back to school supply giveaway in Atlanta today for deserving kids headed back to school. T.I. loves connecting with the community, mentoring kids, and giving a little bit back to the community. T.I. teamed up with non-profit “Saving Our Daughters” to hand out over 1,000 book bags. The rainy weather did not deter students nor their parents from getting blessed with the essentials needed for a successful academic year.

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On Wednesday, June 25th, Black Celebrity Giving hosted the second annual “Giving Is Good” Awards hosted by Centric TV’s Ramona Debreaux. The event recognized  local Atlanta Non-Profit Foundations that have gone above and beyond in actively making a difference in their communities and raised clothing for over 3,000 homeless youth.  Special Guest/Honorees Included: Keshia Knight Pulliam, Tameka Foster Rashan Ali, and Egypt Sherrod.

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A BIG SHOUT OUT to my AKOO Clothing for their donation to my favorite charity Saving Our Daughters, to help start off their NEW YEAR!! Give them your support FAM against bullying http://www.facebook.com/SavingOurDaughters?sk=app_197667490251160

Well, you heard the message from the King himself. Also, I second that motion and wish everyone a safe and happy New Year from Freddy O. Please drive responsibly tonight! Drink responsibly! I don’t want to report any tragedies in the morning!!!!! Until next year.

5th Annual Saving Our Daughters Bratz Toy Giveaway

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Grammy Song Writer Sean Garrett teamed up with Tyler Perry’s Meet The Browns new young actress, Logan Browning for the 5th Annual Saving Our Daughters Bratz Toy Giveaway. Over 100 little girls were surprised as they received their favorite Bratz Dolls by the celebs which also included Tiny taking a quick break time from her BET show to call the girls and give them a shout out.
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The Saving Our Daughters event was sponsored by Sean Garrett and was supported by Radio One Hot 107.9 in Atlanta.