Spike Lee, Samuel L. Jackson to Honor Mary J. Blige

We love her for her realness and generosity. Our favorite sister in our head, Mary J. Blige, will be honored by Spike Lee and Samuel L. Jackson during a fundraiser for Spelman College next month, reports Black Voices. Both Morehouse alums, Lee and Jackson will salute Blige for philanthropic work with her non-profit Foundation for the Advancement of Women Now (FAWN). They'll present her with the Marian Wright Edelman Service Award during a black-tie gala to benefit the college... Here's what you had to say: La Shadrin commented via Facebook: "I love what she does to help uplift African-American women." Brenda wrote via Facebook: "She's reclaimed her life and giving back so much, she is an inspiration to others."


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