Rocky Dawuni & John Legend help raise funds for women worldwide
Rocky Dawuni and John Legend joined forces on Sunday, April 21, 2013 in Beverly Hills, CA to help raise funds for the Women’s Campaign International organization.
Rocky Dawuni and John Legend treated women to an unforgettable afternoon in sunny California with a special performance as they celebrated women and girls empowerment and leadership from across the globe.
Women’s Campaign International with the help of Rocky Dawuni and John Legend were able to raise funds for women and girls. The event dubbed Women’s Campaign International “Spring to Make a Difference” Fundraiser also featured special poolside performances by teenage singing sensation Maddie Miller.
The successful event was hosted by Cameron Penny of Rick Dees Entertainment at the home of Linda and Syd Leibovitch (Owners of Rodeo Realty).
The lovely guests that attended enjoyed live, soulful music and free flowing cocktails, all while making a difference in the lives of women around the world.
Campaign International (WCI) was founded in 1998 by former Pennsylvania Congresswoman Marjorie Margolies, WCI’s programs help women find their voices by giving them tangible skills in political leadership, conflict mitigation, economic empowerment, and civic engagement.
Ghana’s international music star Rocky Dawuni has leveraged his popularity within and without of the Continent to champion social causes and inspire a generation of artists alike.
Dawuni’s eloquence as well as his successful melding of musical celebrity and social action has made him a spokesperson for various causes worldwide. Over the last few years, his music and electric live performances have attracted thousands to his concerts.
Rocky’s upcoming new album, “Afro Roots,” fully captures his unique fusion of Afro Beat and Reggae while confirming him as an artist in the tradition of both Fela Kuti and Bob Marley in utilizing his music to uplift, unify and inspire.