On 26-Mar-2017 In Entertainment
Selena Gomez attended an Afterschool event in LA recently surprising the students completely. She shared some quality time with young students engaging them in several activities. This was an initiative of fashion brand Coach and Step Up Foundation. Selena is the brand ambassador of Coach.
Young students of two LA high schools were in special treat when famous singer Selena Gomez paid a surprise visit to them. This was an after-school event to empower young women and Selena Gomez decided to show up for it. The event was attended by students from Alliance Margaret M. Bloomfield High School and Alliance Leichtman-Levine Environmental Science High School.
Selena Gomez paid this trip in honor of Coach and the Step Up Foundation. She was recently named the brand ambassador for fashion brand Coach. Gomez came with the message of after-school program of fulfilling one’s potential and empowerment. Students were excited for this opportunity of meeting a celebrity and interacting with her. Gomez also interacted with the students and also shared some advice like “love yourself first”. Students didn’t miss a chance of hanging out with this star and clicked pictures with her.
Coach is a New York-based multinational luxury fashion company and is also involved in philanthropic work with Step Up Foundation. Selena Gomez’s role as the brand ambassador for Coach clearly involves more than the usual part one would expect from a celebrity.
Selena Gomez also took part in one on one conversations with the students and was even spotted helping in making a craft for a student. She made the students even more happy by gifting them with new Coach bags.
Students spent some quality time with this famous celebrity and were extremely happy with the way Selena Gomez interacted with them. She had a strong message for all the young students and asked them to follow what their heart says. She also focused on the importance of loving yourself and not being bothered much by others.
After the event, Selena took to her Instagram account and shared this message “@instagram is celebrating world kindness day and I got to spend it with people who fully will change our world one day. @coach introduced me to @stepupwomensnetwork which is an after school organization that encourages girls to believe that they have the capability to do anything they set their mind to. It's crazy to me how much they are willing put others before themselves. #???????????? #CoachXStepUP #DreamBig.”
She later gave a statement to People’s magazine saying that the mission of Step Up is to empower young women and called it personally important to her and even more crucial for under-served communities. Gomez called this experience of meeting with these young women an inspirational one which she will never forget.