Rodney Peete Jr., Holly Robinson Peete and Rodney Peete at HollyRod Foundation's “Give the Gift of Voice” campaign kick off in Los Angeles.
LOS ANGELES, CA - On December 19th, AEG’s Season of Giving hosted a special on-ice presentation and skating party for Holly Robinson Peete’s HollyRod Foundation at L.A. Live. The night kicked off HollyRod’s “Give the Gift of Voice,” holiday campaign that provides iPads with specially designed communication “apps” to help give a voice to individuals with autism. As part of the “Give the Gift of Voice” campaign, Holly surprised a few families with the first iPads of the season. To date, the foundation has given away more iPads for communication for autism than any other organization.
Following the presentation, Holly and her family along with the families from the HollyRod Foundation, enjoyed an evening of ice-skating and holiday festivities at the LA Kings Holiday Ice.
About HollyRod Foundation: Inspired by a father and a son, the HollyRod Foundation was founded in 1997 by actress, author and philanthropist Holly Robinson Peete and her husband former NFL great Rodney Peete. The HollyRod Foundation is dedicated to providing compassionate care to those living with autism and Parkinson’s disease. Efforts of the HollyRod Foundation are providing a better quality of life for individuals and their families. For more information, please visit http://www.hollyrod.org/.
About AEG’s Season of Giving: AEG’s Season of Giving is an annual holiday charitable initiative designed to raise funds and generate awareness for non-profit organizations working on issues of hunger, homelessness and healthcare in the Los Angeles area. During the month of December, a different non-profit organization will be highlighted each night during a brief program at the Los Angeles Kings Holiday Ice at L.A. LIVE.
Photo credit: Evan Gole /AEG