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Rihanna INCREDIBLE Speech at Harvard University – Memorable Speech

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Rihanna INCREDIBLE Speech at Harvard University – Memorable Speech



 Rihanna As It Is Speech On Stage 



 So I made it to Harvard. Never thought I’d be able to say that in my life.
But it feels good. Thank you that the counter thank you to the harbor foundation. And thank you, Harvard University for this great honor. Thank you, I’m incredibly humbled by this to be acknowledged at this magnitude for something that, in truth I’ve never wanted credit for.

When I was five or six years old, I remember watching TV and I would see these commercials and I was watching other children suffer in other parts of the world. And, you know, the commercials with it, you know, you could get 25 cent and save a child’s life, you know. And I would think to myself, like, I wonder how many 25 cents I could save up to save all the kids in Africa. Rihanna As It Is Speech On Stage 



And I was saying to myself, you know, like when I grow up, and I can get rich, and I’m gonna see kids all over the world. I just didn’t know I will be in the position to do that. By the time I was a teenager.

As 17 I started my career here in America. And by the age of 18, I started my first charity organization. I went on to team up with other organizations in the following years, and met helped and even lost some of the most beautiful souls from six year old Yasmina Amina, who passed away in 2010 from leukemia.

Rihanna As It Is Speech On Stage

Her story inspired 1000s to volunteers donors through dkms. Fast forward to 2012 when my grandmother the late Clara Brathwaite she lost her battle with cancer, which is the very reason and the driving force behind the Clara Lionel foundation.
We’re all human. And we all just want a chance. A chance at life, a chance and an education. A chance that a future really. And I CLF Our mission is to impact as many lives as possible. But it starts with just one, just one.

As I stare out into this beautiful room, I see optimism.  hope. I see the future.  know that each and every one of you has the opportunity to help someone else. All you need to do is help one person expecting nothing in return. To me, that is a humanitarian. People make it seem way too hard, man. The truth is, and what the little girl watching those commercials didn’t know is that you don’t have to be rich, to be a humanitarian. Rihanna As It Is Speech On Stage




You don’t have to be rich to help somebody you don’t got to be famous. You don’t even have to be college educated. I mean, I wish I was saying you know, especially today it’s true. I might come back but all right. But it starts with your neighbor, the person right next to you. The person sitting next to you in class, the kid down the block in your neighborhood.

Rihanna As It Is Speech On Stage

You just do whatever you can to help in any way that you can. And today I want to challenge each of you to make a commitment to help one person. One organization, one situation that touches your heart My grandma always used to say if you got $1 there’s plenty to share. Thank you ladies and gentlemen, it was my honor. I’m Brianna, we thank you for your compassion, your philanthropy to help others in need and your wonderful music.

On behalf of the children of Cambridge, I present you these flowers as a token of our appreciate.

Thank you very much, ladies and gentlemen, that now ends our program. Have a nice evening.



Rihanna As It Is Speech On Stage

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