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Holly Robinson Peete and Rodney Peete Honored for their Work with Children that Have Learning Disabilities! 
By Sentinel News Service
Published June 7, 2018

(L-R) Master of Ceremony Thomas Leffler, Holly Robinson Peete, Raja Marhaba; Founder/President The Jonathan Foundation, Rodney Peete and Jonathan Marhaba, Board Member The Jonathan Foundation (Photo Credit: Vinnie Ratcliff)

The 7th Annual Jonathan Foundation Spring Fundraiser was a magical night! Honorees Holly Robinson Peete and Rodney Peete received top honors for their work with the HollyRod Foundation, which is dedicated to providing compassionate care to those living with autism and Parkinson’s disease. The Actress, author, talk show host, activist and philanthropist Holly Robinson Peete and husband Rodney Peete, NFL Veteran Quarterback and host, have their hands full as they try to balance running their charity and raising their four children on their TV show, Meet The Peetes on the Hallmark Channel.

Also, in attendance were popular celebrities Youth Ambassadors took their roles serious as they helped to raise money via their thousands of followers on social media on behalf of The Jonathan Foundation. Ambassadors included; Jacob Hopkins, Cartoon Network’s “The Amazing World of Gumball”, Merit Leighton; Disney’s “Sofia The First”, Hunter Payton, NBC’s “A-Z”, Marlowe Peyton, ABC’s “Fresh Off The Boat “, Kiana Lyz Rivera; TNT’s Major Crimes, actresses Drew Gordon and Ainsley Ross, along with a host of celebrities and influencers.

The proceeds from this fundraiser will go towards The Jonathan Foundation’s Assessment Scholarship Program.

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