Nick Cannon hit the red carpet of last night’s 2012 Do Something! Awards. Focused, yet playful the actor/comedian turned media mogul was on hand to help salute and recognize the community efforts of five young people at the annual event.
This year, four finalists will be awarded with $10,000 grants and one Grand Prize Winner will receive $100,000 for their community project or organization.
Other guests at the event included Grammy Award winning entertainers, Ne-Yo, and will.i.am; music mogul, Master P; NBA star Chris Bosh and his wife, Adrienne; comedian, Tommy Davidson; actress, KeKe Palmer; supermodel, Alek Wek; ‘Hollywood Exes’ stars, Nicole Murphy and Mayte Garcia; and ‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ star, Ariane Davis
DoSomething.org has been the premiere national award for community service, honoring the nation’s best, young world-changers— 25 and under—since 1996.
2012 Do Something Awards was hosted by the cast of ‘New Girl’— Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield and Lamorne Morris
*Nick also had the pleasure of accepting the Do Something Couple Award for him and wife Mariah Carey*