Russell Simmons Receives Award For Commitment To End Modern Day Slavery!
Russell Simmons, entrepreneur, author and philanthropist, received the CAST Visionary Leadership Award last night at the Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking 17th annual From Slavery To Freedom Gala held at the Skirball Cultural Center. As a pioneering advocate for freedom and justice for youth, Simmons has been an active supporter of CAST.
“CAST’s work is important not only here in Los Angeles, but also throughout thr global community as a leading expample of survivor support,” Simmons said. “We are committed to the same ideals of empowering youth to live with freedom and diginity, he added.”
It is great to see celebrities of his stature really support such a great cause!