T.I. & Tiny Host Alzheimer’s Benefit
Rapper, T.I. and wife, Tameka “Tiny” Harris will come together this weekend to fight against Alzheimer’s, a disease that affects both of the Georgia natives personally.
The late Clifford Smith, Sr., father of T.I. battled with the elderly disease, while Charles Pope, Tiny’s dad continues to battle the ailment. In honor of both their parents struggle a private lunch will be held on Sunday, October 3 at Luckie Lounge. Reservations are $100, which serves as a pledge to fight Alzheimer’s.
Amongst those expected to attend are: Community Alzheimer’s Advocate, Tena Walker, Dr. Patrick Griffith, the Division of Neurology Chief at the Morehouse School of Medicine and Jamie Foster, Founder of Sister 2 Sister magazine. There will also be performances by the OMG Girlz and QT Jazz.
But Alzheimer’s isn’t the only thing Mr. and Mrs. Harris is fighting these days. The couple was recently arrested for possession of marijuana and ecstasy. Tip who is still on probation from a federal gun conviction is currently awaiting a date to meet with a judge regarding the violation.
For more information on the lucheon visit fortheloveofourfathers.org. —Nicki Nahmeanez