Global Entertainer and former honoree- La Toya Jackson hosted the 2019 Face Forward Gala. Last year Beacon of Hope winner Caitlyn Jenner passed her award forward and presented to this years winner. This years’ honorees former President of 20th Century Fox, Scott Neeson who founded the Cambodian Children’s Fund. Honoree Scott Neeson visited Phnom Penh and was moved by the conditions he saw the children living in. He returned home and resigned from his job, sold all of his possessions and started the
Cambodian Children’s Fund. Scott will be bringing mother/daughter acid attack survivors to the US for treatment. Scott received the Humanitarian Award at the gala.
Grammy-Winning CeeLo Green took the stage including breakout artist Major from Lee Daniels’ hit show “Star”, Sony artist and internet sensation Sonna Reele (https://youtu.be/EMjrbd9lsbI) and new artists
Auburn Road (https://vimeo.com/354332099/d523c94620) rocked the cocktail party.