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Alicia-Keep-a-child-alive-2Alicia Keys addressing the audience at 6th Annual Black Ball last night in New York City.

The Keep a Child Alive Black Ball is a star-studded event orchestrated by “Superwoman” Alicia Keys, where celebrity and philanthropy walk hand in hand, raising hopes, dreams and millions of dollars to benefit KCA’s work.

Last night’s Sixth Annual Ball – held in New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom – had in attendence the world’s most influential humanitarians, prominent entrepreneurs, entertainers and politicians who continue to attend and lend their support each year.

KCA will had the pleasure of honoring President Bill Clinton for his immeasurable achievements through the William J. Clinton Foundation and The Clinton Global Initiative. Also honored was the unstoppable Sir Richard Branson, who has cultivated sustainable change worldwide with Virgin Unite.

Former honorees include: Simon Fuller for spearheading the Idol Gives Back phenomenon on American Idol; Bono, rock star and campaigner for Africa; and Stephen Lewis of The Stephen Lewis Foundation, Co-Founder of AIDS Free World and author of Race Against Time.

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To find out more about Keep A Child Alive, log onto http://keepachildalive.org.

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