Holly and Rodney Peete Honored at 365Black Awards

Actress Holly Robinson-Peete and husband, NFL veteran, Rodney Peete were honored at the 365Black Awards presented by McDonald's during the ESSENCE Music Festival. The Peete's were honored for their philanthropic work with the HollyRod foundation which focuses on children's causes. Also honored were army Lt. General Russel L. Honore, historian Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and National Black McDonald's Operator's Association CEO Rita Mack. On her way to receiving her award, Holly spoke with ESSENCE.com about the importance of giving back and how she and Rodney maintain their relationship after 15 years of marriage.


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