Hugh Hefner to Receive Humanitarian of the Year Award

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Hugh HefnerChildren’s charity Angelwish is honoring Hugh Hefner with the Humanitarian of the Year Award at a special event after the Grammy Awards on Feb. 12 called “Fame at the Mansion.” Pamela Anderson will be on hand to present Hef with his award, while Sean Combs will host the black-tie event.

“Tens of thousands of children living with chronic illnesses will benefit from the funds raised on February 12th,” said Shimmy Mehta, the founder of Angelwish. “We are especially excited that we will get to honor Mr. Hefner with our Humanitarian of the Year award for all his charitable efforts over the years and for allowing us to include him in this celebration.”

The Fame at the Mansion event will raise funds for Angelwish, supporting its mission of helping kids with chronic illnesses and HIV/AIDS.