Rihanna was honored as Harvard’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year. The university says it chose Rihanna for her involvement in a number of charitable causes. She helps to provide children with access to education in more than 60 developing countries.
Rihanna collected Harvard’s Humanitarian of the Year Award yesterday. She dropped out of high school, but indicated she would love a college education. She told the audience, ”You don’t have to be rich to be a humanitarian.” She was honored for her charity work.