Steve and Marjorie Harvey to Host 5th Annual Gala, Honor Cookie and Magic Johnson

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The 5th annual Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation gala will honor Cookie and Magic Johnson, Steve Pemberton and Pastor Corey Brooks. 

The Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation will host its 5th annual gala entitled, The Power of 3: Potential, Passion & Purpose on May 3 at the Hilton Chicago.

In a media partnership with ESSENCE, the foundation will recognize Pastor Corey Brooks, Cookie and Magic Johnson, as well as Steve Pemberton, Chief Diversity Officer of Walgreens and Clint Culpepper, President of Screen Gems with the "Helping Hand Award."

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The "Helping Hand Award" was created to honor individuals whose efforts and leadership make measurable differences in the lives of young men and women. Past recipients of the award include Debra Lee, Chris and Malaak Rock, Denzel Washington, Tyler Perry as well as Spike and Tonya Lee. 

The foundation sponsors national programs, including mentoring camps for boys and girls and scholarships to aid young people in their development. The Gala will benefit the many initiatives of the Harvey foundation including plans to build a family center in Dallas, Texas. 

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