Through his Shawn Carter Foundation inaugural gala, JAY-Z helped raise $6 million toward funding post-secondary education opportunities for future students. On Saturday (Nov. 16), Hov, his mother Gloria Carter and Beyoncé hosted a star-studded gala and blackjack tournament at the newly renovated Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, FL.
Tonight, the Shawn Carter Foundation Gala raised $6 Million towards funding post-secondary educational opportunities for future scholars. Thank you to all patrons and supporters for this successful night. #SCFGala pic.twitter.com/Jwdr7371Aw
— Shawn Carter Foundation (@ShawnCarterSF) November 17, 2019
Alicia Keys performed at the event, which saw the likes of Swizz Beatz, Meek Mill, DJ Khaled, Fabolous, Michael Blackson, Tyler Perry, Yo Gotti and more in attendance. Robin Roberts of ABC’s “Good Morning America” served as the weekend’s MC.