Especially fitting for TeKay Designs, the “Young Hollywood” event celebrated with an African theme, while benefitting Grammy award winning producer and artist Akon’s non-profit organization “Konfidence Foundation.”
The evening celebrated special guests Hope Olaide Wilson star of Tyler Perry's "I Can Do Bad All By Myself", Fashion Stylist Kanyo Ebi, Sam Sarpong Ghanaian American super model and actor, Ugo Mozie Nigerian High Fashion Creative Director and Stylist and more surprise guests to be announced.
Hard Luck Candy Vodka hosted and provided the open bar. Face2Face Magazine was the title media sponsor, providing full coverage for celebrities and guests. Additional partners included Llulo, Hair Confidence and Bonnie Black Talent Agency.
Guests especially loved the event, as it stood out among the plethora of events taking place that weekend as something different and truly embracing of culture.
ABOUT TEKAY DESIGNS
TeKay Designs is an international fashion house with headquarters in Houston Texas. TeKay designs and manufactures unique Bridal, Formal, and Ethnic wear, Accessories and its recently added jewelry line. The Bridal collection includes ethnic bridal, modern (traditional)
ABOUT KONFIDENCE FOUNDATION
Konfidence Foundation was established in 2007 by Aliaune “Akon” Thiam and Ms. Kine Gueye Thiam. The Foundations main mission is empowering youth in Senegal, West Africa and the United States by promoting health and education, and supporting impoverished families. For more information on the Konfidence Foundation please visit www.konfidence.org
ABOUT FACE2FACE AFRICA MAGAZINE
Face2face Africa (F2FA) is a media company launched in 2011 with the mission of Restoring Africa's Image within the global community. The company is based in New York City and has 3 different divisions: Online Magazine, Print Magazine and Events. Face2face Africa is a powerful, riveting, and refreshing media force that serves as the voice of Africa and represents Africans positively on a global level. For more info please visit http://face2faceafrica.com/
ABOUT Llulo : LLULO is a brand that expresses and exudes the strong essence of Africa and its People. Used heavily in most pieces is the beautiful, colorful Ankara print.LLULO's mission is to Sprinkle a bit of the MotherLand all over the world and to make Ankara wearable in every way, shape, and form. LLULO also works closely with the Non-Profit Organization Echoes of A Kora, which makes it possible for children in Africa to have school supplies. LLULO is not just a brand, we are also a movement trying to make a difference in the world. For more information visit http://www.llulo.com/