Rihanna brings scholarships and bikes to girls from Malawi

The Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF) and ofo, the world’s leading bike-sharing platform, today announced a comprehensive five-year partnership called “1 KM Action” to provide funding to CLF’s Global Scholarship Program and support dynamic educational programs in Malawi. ofo is committed to funding scholarships that help hundreds of girls attend secondary …

Emmanuel Macron will meet Rihanna to discuss education funding

French President Emmanuel Macron will meet the singer Rihanna on Wednesday, July 26, as to discuss France’s funding of international education after she approached him on Twitter. The meeting between the famous but pair will take place at the Elysee Palace in Paris – Mr Macron’s official residence – where the R&B star will ask the President …

Dave Chappelle to host Rihanna’s Diamond Ball; Kendrick Lamar to perform

Dave Chappelle has been tapped to host Rihanna’s third annual Diamond Ball on Sept. 14. The black-tie fundraising gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York will also feature a performance by Kendrick Lamar on a night dedicated to raising money for the Clara Lionel Foundation, an education, health and emergency response organization …

VIDEO: Rihanna Spent a Week in Malawi for a Really Good Reason

Rihanna has jumped right into her role as Global Ambassador for the Global Partnership for Education. The singer and artist traveled with GPE in January on an educational trip to Malawi, where she visited schools to meet students, teachers, government officials, and mentors to better understand the issues and challenges …