Taraji P. Henson Hosted Annual Dinner to Erase the Stigma Around Mental Health

Maria Perez
Jun 13, 2019 - 6:13

Actress Taraji P. Henson hosted the annual "Can We Talk?" benefit dinner in Washington, DC to continue her efforts at building mental health awareness in the African American community. The two-day conference was held by Henson’s fundraising organization, the Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation (BLHF). Henson launched the foundation back in 2018 and named it after her late father who was a Vietnam veteran that suffered from PTSD and manic depression, according to Essence. From June 7 to...

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