‘Usher’s Atlanta-based foundation celebrates 16 years’ by Atlanta WSBTV Channel 2 News

ATLANTA —

Superstar singer Usher celebrated a milestone this week when his Atlanta-based foundation turned 16 years old.

Usher’s New Look Foundation has helped 25,000 young people turn their lives around. His students are paired with mentors from different professions and the children are encouraged to give back to their communities.

“I kind of started with just talking to kids in schools, at rec centers, you know, just reminding them you have to do something positive,” Usher told WSB-TV’s Jovita Moore who sat down with the music superstar Thursday at the St. Regis, host of the foundation’s luncheon.

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