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This just in! Ciara will host the fifth annual Sports Humanitarian Awards, presented by ESPN!

The “Thinkin Bout You” singer took it to Instagram to share the exciting news with her fans.

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Yahoo Sports shared this statement from the singer, “My family and I have witnessed first-hand the positive impact humanitarian efforts can have locally and globally. I am honored to celebrate athletes who are using their platforms to inspire, motivate and empower.”

Many awards will be given throughout the night including the Muhammad Ali Sports Humanitarian Award, which was given to NBA star, Kevin Durant last year.

ESPN reports that proceeds from the event will benefit Stuart Scott Memorial Cancer Research Fund at the V Foundation. In addition to that, ESPN will make a donation on behalf of the night’s winners.

The 2019 Sports Humanitarian Awards will take place on Tuesday, July 9th.

 

 

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