4:23 AM / Thursday July 7, 2022

5 Nov 2021

Simone Gordon’s Black Fairy Godmother Foundation honored outstanding leaders at its second annual Purple Diamond Awards

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
November 5, 2021 Category: Go With The-Flo Posted by:

ABOVE PHOTO: Simone Gordon (Photo provided by Double XXposure)

By Flo Anthony

Word on the curb is Vanessa Bryant is hitting New York City. The widow of Kobe Bryant is heading to the Big Apple from Los Angeles for a stay in her five-bedroom apartment on the 100th floor on West 57th Street.  A source told the NY Daily News columnist Richard Johnson, “Vanessa plans on celebrating Christmas in New York City and is working with a decorator.” According to reports, the gorgeous mom will have big bucks to cover her redecorating. Kobe’s estate reportedly became $400 million richer on November 1, when Coca-Cola purchased full control of sports drink Body Armor for $5.6 billion. Kobe was the company’s third largest shareholder after investing $6 million in Body Armor in 2013…….

Halloween parties reigned supreme throughout Hollywood this year. Teyana Taylor was spotted at the Highlight Room in Los Angeles on October 31, just one day after the actress and raptress hosted her own Halloween bash at the Sunset Room in Hollywood, where three men attempted to rob several women outside the venue. Other celebs at the Highlight Room soiree included Pia Mia, Meghan Good, Amber Rose and Doja Cat. Megan Thee Stallion also threw a Hottieween party at Ysabel in West Hollywood on October 31, where her guests included “Creed” star Tessa Thompson…… 

The Black Fairy Godmother Foundation honored outstanding leaders at its second annual Purple Diamond Awards on October 30. Founded by New Jersey-based young entrepreneur Simone Gordon, the non-profit has received accolades for its excellent work from many entities, most recently from the Gates Foundation. The Purple Diamond Awards recognized organizations that made a difference in the lives of several people. This formal event took place at the Waterside Restaurant in North Bergen, New Jersey. Noted actor Antonio Fargas hosted the evening with Grammy award winner Howard Hewitt as musical guest, along with DJ Prince Hakim Bell……….


Former WBA Heavyweight Champion James “Bonecrusher” Smith will marry Anita Doreen Williams within the festivities of the Boxing Legends Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on November 13 in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Smith created the Boxing Legends Hall of Fame project in 2016 to honor boxing champions and officials from North Carolina. The weekend will kick off with an autograph signing on November 12 at Pirates Cove with the champions including 2021 Inductee James “Buster” Douglas, 2018 Inductee Michael “Spinks” Jinx and Hector Camacho, Jr., who will be accepting an award for his father, the late Hector Camacho, Sr. This will be followed by a bachelor and bachelorette party for the bride and groom. This promises to be a knock-out weekend!………

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Leave a Comment

Recent News


Congress approves free student meal extension through summer

July 6, 2022

Tweet Share Pin Email ABOVE PHOTO: First graders, from left, Kendal Kates and Ryan Kenney are excited...


SUNrise: cj speaks…  You Are Okay — a poem

July 6, 2022

Tweet Share Pin Email Do not allow others to misguide you to do something that you know...

Go With The-Flo

Simone Gordon of The Black Fairy Godmother Foundation shared her story on “The Kelly Clarkson Show”

July 6, 2022

Tweet Share Pin Email ABIOVE PHOTO: Simone Gordon (Photo: By Flo Anthony After a year of...

Color Of Money

How to improve cash flow for small businesses

July 6, 2022

Tweet Share Pin Email BPT The last few years have been rocky times for the 32.5 million...


Your weekend, your time: Five great tips for shaking the Sunday blues

July 6, 2022

Tweet Share Pin Email BPT Do you sometimes find yourself feeling less than optimistic as your weekend...

Food And Beverage

What’s Cookin’? Vegan Chocolate Cake with Fruit Compote

July 6, 2022

Tweet Share Pin Email Tweet Share Pin Email Related Posts What’s Cookin’? Vegan Lemon Olive Oil Cake...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff