by Helvine Achieng
March 9, 2021
Huddah Monroe is not just a socialite but an entrepreneur with a heart. The socialite is a foster parent to a girl for whom she pays school fees and caters to her basic needs.
The Huddah Cosmetics founder and CEO took to her social media, stating her reasons for adopting the girl and how she helps her adding, saying that the girl has a mother and only helps out with the finances.
“I ADOPTED THE BABY BECAUSE I FEEL LIKE KIDS ARE VERY FRAGILE AND THE KID’S PARENTS COULDN’T AFFORD TO PAY THE SCHOOL FEES. I USED TO ASK THIS KID ‘DO YOU WANT TO GO TO SCHOOL?’ AND I SAW HER DREAM; SHE REALLY WANTED TO GO TO SCHOOL. I TOOK HER, SHE’S STILL WITH THE MOTHER BUT I PAY FOR SCHOOL AND STUFF LIKE THAT. I LOVE KIDS. I HAVE MY OWN FOUNDATION, HUDDAH FOUNDATION.”
“I started Huddah Foundation so that half of the money goes to my foundation to help kids, especially those that are disabled.”
“WHEN I WAS YOUNG … I’M FROM THE GHETTO, WHEN WE DIDN’T HAVE ANYTHING TO EAT OUR PARENTS WOULD SAY THEY ARE GOING FOR A MEETING AND THEY’D COME BACK WITH A SACK OF MAIZE OR BEANS OR WHATEVER TO EAT…