Rihanna has partnered with Hard Rock to Give Back to her home country of Barbados. As part of the partnership, the singer revealed a shirt featuring an original design and artwork as part of Hard Rock’s Artist Spotlight Series. Hard Rock also announced that it was adding several of Rihanna’s personal items to Hard Rock’s expansive memorabilia collection. True to the brand’s “Love All – Serve All” motto, Hard Rock is celebrating the partnership with a donation to Rihanna’s charity, The Clara Lionel Foundation. “This charity is very near and dear to my heart and I’m proud to announce Hard Rock’s donation of $200,000 to The Clara Lionel Foundation, as well as showcase my shirt and spotlight merchandise,” said Rihanna. “I’m honored to join some of the biggest names in music who have been celebrated with shirt designs as part of Hard Rock’s Spotlight Series.”
The Clara Lionel Foundation, which was created in 2012 after the death of her Rih’s grandmother affectionately know as “Dolly”, will support the organization’s efforts to improve healthcare in Barbados and support non-profit organizations that address the needs of youth globally in the areas of health, education, arts and culture.
– via Jasmine Crowe at Black Celebrity Giving