We were thrilled to honor WildAid ambassadors Lupita Lyong’o and Federico (“Fiddi”) Angermeyer with our Wildlife Champion Awards for their exceptional dedication to ending illegal wildlife trade and strengthening protection of marine protected areas.
“A Night in Africa” featured a cocktail and hors-d’oeuvres reception featuring captivating performances from The Cirque, Compton Kidz Club, Taylor Dayne and Live 61 and included emcees Bo Derek and John Corbett along with presenter Maggie Q and special guest Djimon Honsou. Guests enjoyed a three-course vegetarian dinner by the Beverly Wilshire.
The charitable evening brought out celebrities, including Bonang Matheba (Queen B), a South African media personality, who will receive the E! People’s Choice Award for African Influencer of 2019,
Ashley Bell, John Corbett, Taylor Dayne, Bo Derek, Madison Hildebrand, Eva LaRue, Jason Lewis, Louise Linton, Mena Massoud, AnnaLynne McCord, Thomas Middleditch, Carter Oosterhouse, Graham Phillips, Maggie Q, Eli Roth, Amy Smart, Jennifer Tilly, Jonathan Tucker, and more.