Co-Chair Quincy Jones; Host committee member Kerry Washington
Singer John Legend
Rapper Talib Kweli; Stevie Wonder
Gospel artists Bebe and Cece Winans; Kirk Franklin with wife Tammy
Music producer Swizz Beats with Wyclef Jean
Host committee member Al Roker and wife Deborah
Tommy Hilfiger, Dee Ocleppo, Porschla Coleman and Russell Simmons
Viacom was the title sponsor for this event, donating $1 million dollars in cash and $500,000 in media value. Other individuals and organizations providing support include philanthropist Sheila Johnson, Tommy Hilfiger Corporate Foundation, State Farm Insurance, Wal-Mart and the Walt Disney Company Foundation.