Tommy Hearns, Sugar Ray Leonard, Claire Sinclair, Carla Pellegrino, Ray J, Frankie Moreno Celebrate Launch of Mike Tyson Cares Foundation

Mike Tyson
Former world heavyweight champion turned acclaimed entertainer and devoted family man, Mike Tyson hosted the official launch of his charity, Mike Tyson Cares Foundation, with a star-studded gala at Tabu Nightclub in Las Vegas on December 7, 2012 (Photo: © Scott Harrison/ RETNA/ www.harrisonphotos.com)

Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson

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On hand to help Mike celebrate the launch were former boxing legends Thomas “Hit Man” Hearns and Sugar Ray Leonard, Playmate of the Year Claire Sinclair, celebrity chef Carla Pellegrino, singer and Stratosphere headliner Frankie Moreno, radio personality Angie Martinez and singer-songwriter Ray J.

Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson

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Proceeds from the event will benefit the Shade Tree Foundation as well as Awakenings both of which benefit needy and at-risk children in the Las Vegas area.

Thomas "Hit Man" Hearns
Thomas “Hit Man” Hearns

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Mike, who has had stunning success as an entertainer in recent years both in the The Hangover series and with his critically acclaimed, one-man show, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth currently resides in Las Vegas with his wife and children, and is thrilled to give back to the community that he calls home.  Visit the charity’s web site at: www.miketysoncares.org

Thomas "Hit Man" Hearns and Sugar Ray Leonard
Thomas “Hit Man” Hearns and Sugar Ray Leonard

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Thomas "Hit Man" Hearns and Sugar Ray Leonard
Thomas “Hit Man” Hearns and Sugar Ray Leonard

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Carla Pellegrino
Carla Pellegrino

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Mike Tyson and Carla Pellegrino
Mike Tyson and Carla Pellegrino

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Claire Sinclair
Claire Sinclair

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Claire Sinclair
Claire Sinclair

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Claire Sinclair
Claire Sinclair

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Mike Tyson and Claire Sinclair
Mike Tyson and Claire Sinclair

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Claire Sinclair and Frankie Moreno
Claire Sinclair and Frankie Moreno

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Frankie Moreno
Frankie Moreno

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Mike Tyson and Ray J
Mike Tyson and Ray J

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Ray J
Ray J

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Mike Tyson and George Wallace
Mike Tyson and George Wallace

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Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson

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Mike Tyson and Angie Martinez
Mike Tyson and Angie Martinez

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Mike Tyson and Sugar Ray Leonard
Mike Tyson and Sugar Ray Leonard

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Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson

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Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson

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Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson

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George Wallace
George Wallace

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