The world renowned hip-hop artist and actor Lonnie Rashid Lynn Jr., famously known as Common, hosted the Common Ground Foundation Annual Gala and Fundraiser, presented by Ford Motor Company Fund at the Ritz Carlton hotel in Chicago.


The nonprofit Common Ground Foundation honored “men of excellence” who have made a difference in their respective communities and careers, including Harry Belafonte.

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