• Denzel Washington Family Foundation Commits $1 Million to Support HBCU in Texas

    1 month ago - By Essence

    By · July 28, 2021July 28, 2021 Denzel Washington's groundbreaking roles have led to Academy Award, Tony, and Golden Globe wins. Now the acclaimed actor and his family are winning praise from a Texas HBCU for a generous gift. Washington, who's married to actress/singer Pauletta Washington and has four adult offspring, recently announced the Denzel Washington Family Foundation has made the fourth $100,000 installment toward a $1 million commitment to Wiley College. Founded in 1873, the historically Black college in Marshall, Texas is home of `The Great Debaters'-a team popularized in a 2007...
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