Rihanna was in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Tuesday night to accept her Humanitarian of the Year award from the Harvard Foundation. The singer and philanthropist gave an acceptance speech reflecting on her experiences with humanitarian work and how a person doesn’t need fame or money to make a difference in the world.
Tag Archives | Harvard
Rihanna is a lot more than just a makeup mogul or a musical star on par with Michael Jackson. In fact, Harvard University thinks she’s a philanthropist of note as well, as the institution has awarded her its 2017 Humanitarian of the Year award from the Harvard Foundation. The Foundation’s director had high praise for Rihanna, specifically her work in her home country, Barbados.