NYC will host Rihanna’s Clara Lionel Foundation Ball,
The third annual Diamond Ball event for Rihanna’s Clara Lionel Foundation was announced today and will be held post summer, Thursday, September 14th for the first time in New York City.
Clara Lionel Foundation was designed with Rihanna‘s purpose to grant funding to international students enrolling in an U.S. university through her Clara Lionel Foundation. Globally, her organization are interested in working in areas of health, education, arts and culture. The foundation were founded in 2012 by Robyn Rihanna Fenty in honor of her grandparents, Clara and Lionel.
The black-tie benefit will take place at Cipriani downtown, Wall Street and play host to various celebrity guest who have supported Rihanna and contributed towards her global dream.
“New York always offers the perfect backdrop for an amazing event, which is why I am thrilled to have the Diamond Ball there,” said Robyn Rihanna Fenty. “It’s a great way to celebrate the Clara Lionel Foundation’s accomplishments as well as bring awareness to our mission globally. I know it’ll be a night to remember!”
Rihanna received the 2017 Humanitarian of The Year Award by The Harvard Foundation, recognizing her longtime commitment to philanthropy and the burgeoning impact of CLF’s initiatives.