Yes Rihanna you can certainly get a round of applause! Rih’s 2017 Diamond Ball is successfully bringing attention and support to those in need all over the world. The Clara Lionel Foundation which was founded by Rihanna in 2012; is a foundation that supports as well as funds groundbreaking and effective education, health and emergency response programs around the globe. The foundation’s latest mission? To help the young women of Malawi!
Rihanna’s 2017 Diamond Ball- Supporting 7500 Girls in Malawi
It is clear that Rihanna is certainly proud of her yearly event as well as foundation. After the event she expressed her thanks stating,
“Thank you to everyone who attended and supported the Clara Lionel Foundation’s Diamond Ball! Thank you to Kendrick Lamar, Dave Chappelle and Calvin Harris for making it a night we’ll never forget!”
Rihanna’s Clara Lionel Foundation also has much to say. In regards to the event and their upcoming project the foundation reveals,
“What an incredible night! Thank you to our amazing community of partners and friends who make it all possible! We can accomplish so much when we do it together.
Thank you Kendrick Lamar for being with us at the Diamond Ball! [Also] thank you Dave Chappelle for being the most epic host at [the] Diamond Ball.
We were thrilled to present Angeline Murimerwa, Camfed’s Regional Executive Director with the Diamond Ball Honors Award this year and announce that together with Camfed and Ofo Bicycle we are going to be supporting 7,500 girls in Malawi.”
Camfed, also known as the Campaign for Female Education is a non-profit organization. They aim to help break the cycle of poverty and disease in rural Africa by educating girls and investing in economic as well as leadership opportunities.
Rihanna’s 2017 Diamond Ball- Supporting 7500 Girls in Malawi – The Fashion
A plethora of stars attended the 3rd Annual Diamond Ball and looked fantastic doing it. Who were a few of our top favorite looks of the evening? Check them out below!
Wearing: Ralph & Russo Couture and Chopard jewelry
Who: Cardi B
Wearing: Christian Siriano Resort 2017
Who: Lala Anthony
Wearing: Yousef Aljasmi
Who: Imaan Hammam
Wearing: Brandon Maxwell
Who: Riley Montana
Wearing: Brandon Maxwell
Wearing: House of CB
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