Behind The Scenes- Chris Tucker Launches His New Foundation In Atlanta!

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This past Sunday Chris Tucker was celebrated at the launch of his new foundation, which was a “Harlem Renaissance Celebration” for Tucker as his non-profit organization, The Chris Tucker Foundation, kicked of the festivities in downtown Atlanta.

The celebration was held in partnership with the U.S. Dream Academy ( and their founder, Wintley A. Phipps, and paid tribute to the Harlem Renaissance era. The event was held on at the beautiful and historic St. Regis Hotel in Atlanta, GA. and included an exciting evening of comedy, food, fun and entertainment, all for a great cause.

See the pics of the event below:

All photos by RYCHE RYCH MEDIA

The Chris Tucker Foundation is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to making a positive impact in youth and families locally, nationally and internationally through implementing innovative initiatives and funding life-changing programs.  Mr. Tucker’s vision is to make a positive global impact in youth by galvanizing community leaders and engaging a collective community to address critical needs affecting our future generations.

Tucker has long been known for his humanitarian work around the world and has funded a number of local organizations and charities in his hometown of Atlanta, GA., as well as nationally and globally, whose goals and missions focus on youth development and welfare.  He is now positioning the foundation to make a bigger impact at home and internationally

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