David Beckham rewarded by UNICEF for its humanitarian commitment
Tuesday, January 12, the ball UNICEF hosted a star-studded audience. Among them, former footballer David Beckham who was awarded a prize from the hands of his friend Elton John for his humanitarian commitment.
The stars were at the rendezvous, Tuesday, January 12 evening, the annual UNICEF Ball held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles.
Among the guests: top models Miranda Kerr and Heidi Klum, singer Mariah Carey and actresses Nicole Kidman, Michelle Rodriguez and Alyssa Milano. Selena Gomez was also invited to the festivities and the French Lea Seydoux or Brooke Burke and her husband David Charvet.
And it is to these many stars from their support to the event as David Beckham received an award for humanitarian commitment he has shown through its Foundation Seven. An association that helps children around the world and with the help of which the former PSG player and Manchester United achieved an ambitious project in the fall of 2015, he traveled the seven continents to play 7 games with children as part of a project for UNICEF.
Upon receiving the award, the retired lands has launched a short speech: “Whether as a player or off the field for UNICEF and other charities, I could always see beneficial effects which may sport and football in particular in people’s lives, “he has said.
Hours later, he confided to his fans on his page that Instagram was “extremely honored to receive this award.”