NEW YORK, New York — For its third consecutive year, Rihanna held her annual star studded Diamond Ball fundraising event for her Clara Lionel Foundation which aims to improve the quality of health, education, arts, and culture for families and students. The Diamond Ball was hosted by Dave Chappelle, and featured performances from Kendrick Lamar and Calvin Harris, while several other celebrities were in attendance including Beyonce, JAY-Z, Cardi B, and La La.
The Roc Nation princess even received a congratulatory message from none other than former President Obama for her event that raised $840,000. He said:
“Thank you Rihanna for your active philanthropy, and thanks to all of you for your support.”
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