FAITH EVANS HEADLINES PURE HEAT COMMUNITY FESTIVAL
IN ATL FOR 2014 BLACK GAY PRIDE
The festival put on by The Vision Community Foundation featured a special award presentation to Grammy Award winning songstress, Faith Evans. A host of celebrities including, Tameka Raymond (VH1 Atlanta Exes); Claudia Jordan & Gary Hayes (Rickey Smiley Morning Show); Towanda Braxton (WeTV Braxton Family Values) and China Upshaw (WeTV LA Hair) all came out to show their support to the LGBTQ community.
Bishop Oliver Clyde Allen (The Vision Church of Atlanta) and Rashad Burgess presented Faith Evans with the 2014 Humanitarian Award. New singing sensation Havok Jones serenaded Faith Evans with a cover her classic, “Soon As I Get Home“. Additional activities included: female impersonator CiCi; Greek Stroll Competition; Hair Battles and the crowd favorite, J-Sette Competition. The Pure Heat Community Festival also brought awareness to the epidemic of HIV/AIDS, and which advocated campaigns towards human rights, education, health & wellness, and homelessness.
Photo Credit: MyHart Entertainment; Ariel Field; TraxxGirls; Miko Evans