Detroit, MI, January 27, 2022 – The Rhonda Walker Foundation (RWF) looks forward to sharing the
magic of musical theater with Detroit youth from its award-winning Girls into Women Program at the
opening night of Broadway in Detroit’s presentation of the Lion King at the Detroit Opera House on
Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 7:30 pm.

As a part of the RWF mission, it is important for youth participants to have exposure to cultural arts and
the careers surrounding “Thank you so much Disney Theatrical Productions and Broadway in Detroit for gifting Rhonda Walker Foundation teens with tickets for the first performance of The Lion King in Detroit, allowing our city youth to gain impactful exposure to the arts, the lovely Detroit Opera House and this iconic and beautiful production.” expressed Rhonda Walker, President and Founder of the Rhonda Walker Foundation and anchor at WDIV-4 Local News.

About the Rhonda Walker Foundation

The RWF, founded in 2003, empowers inner city teen girls towards becoming strong, confident,
successful and moral future leaders through their award-winning five-year Girls into Women program.
RWF is proud of the 100% high school graduation rate among teens completing the five-year Girls into
Women program.

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