Wendy Williams is utilizing her birthday as a time to give again to the group. The discuss present alongside together with her household’s charity, The Hunter Basis, and Dealing with Habit with NCADD are presenting the “Wendy Williams Hunter Birthday Give Again Gala” on July 18 on the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York Metropolis.
Williams has private expertise with drug dependancy. In a 2014 unique interview with In Contact journal, the leisure character revealed how she overcame a 10-year cocaine dependancy whereas working as a radio DJ in her 20’s. She credit assembly her husband of 19 years, Kevin Hunter, with serving to to change her way of life. Now, Williams needs to return the favor with the inaugural gala.
The proceeds raised from the occasion will “assist youths and households affected by dependancy and substance abuse,” in accordance to the Hunter Basis web site.
Comic and TV character Torrei Hart will host the gala. There will likely be musical performances by Grammy-nominated artists Johnny Gill and Keri Hilson.
Tickets for the gala are $100 and embody reception, dinner and a gala booklet.