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T.I. and Steve Harvey give struggling single mom a big surprise

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On Friday, Jan. 15, multi-platinum, Grammy-winning musician, actor, entrepreneur, record label owner and philanthropist Tip “T.I.” Harris appeared on the “Steve Harvey Show” for the media mogul’s annual Birthday Show.

Together, Harris and Harvey gave a single mom who recently fell on hard times the best birthday gift she could ever receive – financial assistance in the form of a $10K Green Dot Reloadable Prepaid Visa Card to help get her family back in the same house, $15K towards rent from apartments.com and a brand new car. She and her children have been separated for the last several months, but they reunited with her for the first time, in a long time on stage.

Plus, the 58-year-old TV host got the surprise of a lifetime when producers invited everyone from his combined 3rd and 4th grade class from 1966 to recreate their class photo on the “Steve Harvey” stage. Harvey recognized nearly everyone on the stage, 50 years after attending elementary school with them.

During last year’s birthday event, author and philanthropist Alan Fox donated a whopping $250K to the Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation, which aims to provide outreach to fatherless children and young adults, by promoting educational enrichment. This year, Fox returned for a surprise of his own – an in-person sit down with the four lucky kids he personally helped to send to college. To top it off, Harvey’s beautiful wife Marjorie surprised her hubby with an amazing shiny new car. Nice!



8 Comments

  1. Nigg_Newton on January 17, 2016 at 4:42 pm

    WHY reward BLACK WOMEN for bad behavior.

    NOT HELPING the problem doing this. It’s the same a feeding a stray animal.

    • Stacy on January 18, 2016 at 9:31 am

      Stfu

      • Nigg_Newton on January 18, 2016 at 10:24 am

        You STFU…Dummy.

        If you POOR why am I going to give you money and not tell you to get an education, and get out your situation for — GOOD!

        • The Real PY on January 19, 2016 at 3:25 pm

          You clearly didn’t read the article……..Dumb ASS @nigg_newton:disqus…. Steve has sent them to college as well. where do you live, that you can just tell someone something and it happens????? Smart ASS….. Its called being supportive…. which may take longer than the 5 seconds that you may offer NEGATIVE NEWTON!!!!!!

          • Nigg_Newton on January 19, 2016 at 4:27 pm

            So you are calling me DUMB, a SMART A–, and unable to read. Well…what does that say about you.

            You cannot make an argument without a profanity laced comment.

            WOW…take your own advice you — BLACK EVIL MONSTER!



          • The Real PY on January 19, 2016 at 4:51 pm

            I’m more than happy to not swear at you but why not your simply evil and you only speak negativity and racism oh yeah that’s right Ignorance. GO suck a big Black Dick, like your Mama….



          • Nigg_Newton on January 19, 2016 at 6:43 pm

            WOW…I am guessing you are a BLACK WOMAN! Only Black women speak will COMMENT so Vulgar, Vile, and Violent.

            FYI — it’s not racist to tell the truth about what you BLACK WOMEN are doing to ruin Black AMERICA!

            YOU are going to SATAN’S DEN…deviant!



          • Ladylanita on January 26, 2016 at 3:50 am

            White people have colonized every section of the globe and contributed to more inequality than the world has ever seen. That’s pure evil!