Rihanna receives Harvard Humanitarian Award

Hip Hop Hollywood 01/03/2017

Rihanna is accepting the honor of Harvard's Humanitarian of the Year award today at the Harvard University campus.

Rihanna is being awarded the honor in recognition of her many humanitarian projects, such as her building a breast cancer diagnosis and treatment facility in Barbados, and creating a scholarship program for students attending U.S. colleges from Caribbean countries.

Riri is also the first black female artist to receive the prestigious award.