Adonal Foyle, Bio and Photo

Adonal Foyle, former NBA player, serial entrepreneur and philanthropist has dedicated the majority of his life to creating a well-balanced life that includes an emphasis on education and on perfecting the mental and physical aspects of the game of basketball. Adonal was born and raised in St Vincent and the Grenadines, on one of the smaller grenadines island call Canouan, in the eastern Caribbean, an island of 350 inhabitants. Adonal didn’t begin playing basketball until the age of 15.Shortly after learning to play basketball, his raw talent captured the attention of two college professors, Jay and Joan Mandle, who were [...]

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Party with a Purpose

Take Wings Foundation (TWF) extends a warm invite to the 12th Annual Angel Awards Benefit Event (Party with a Purpose) on Saturday, August 22nd, 2015. In an effort to create an environment to truly acknowledge and interact with our valued corporate sponsors and committed community supporters we are having a more intimate event this year.  Our event is being held at a private Crestview Estate in Orinda, California. This year the event will be hosted by actress Terri J. Vaughn, Founder of Take Wings Foundation and Adonal Foyle, NBA Veteran. Two unsung heroes from our community will receive the Take [...]

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Thomas Miles, Bio and Photo

He’s an actor, comedian, producer and entrepreneur. Thomas “Nephew Tommy” Miles has built a career that encompasses radio, television, film and more. Thomas’ role as co-host of the nationally syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Show puts him in front of a live radio audience of more than 8 million listeners daily. Nephew Tommy provides a key role in the morning show, lighting it up with his own cast of colorful characters and zany humor. Thomas also has a loyal following as a stand-up comedian and has earned a reputation for wowing the crowd. For three years, he served as the exclusive [...]

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Cedric “The Entertainer” Bio and Photo

Charismatic actor/ comedian CEDRIC "THE ENTERTAINER" is best known for his many crowd-pleasing performances in such hit films as BARBERSHOP, BE COOL with John Travolta, MADAGASCAR, INTOLERABLE CRUELTY with George Clooney, JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION (the 2004 box office hit in which Cedric was both star and producer), and THE ORIGINAL KINGS OF COMEDY (MTV’S phenomenally successful documentary feature directed by Spike Lee), to name a few. Additionally, on the big screen, Cedric has recently been seen co-starring with Marlon Wayans in the box office hit "A HAUNTED HOUSE"; He has also starred opposite Julia Roberts and Tom Hanks in the [...]

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