Saturday, September 10, noticed many celebrities attending the star-studded Brent Shapiro Foundation 2022 Summer Spectacular Gala in Beverly Hills and “Vanderpump Rules” star Lala Kent was a particular visitor for the night.
Kent introduced that she was the Spirit of Sobriety Honoree on the occasion and a few images posted after the gala confirmed that she acquired assist from previous and current VPR co-stars Lisa Vanderpump, Stassi Schroeder and Katie Maloney. “Over the weekend my sobriety was acknowledged on the @brentshapirofdn charity occasion,” Kent wrote on Instagram together with a photograph of the 4 ladies. She added:
I’m honored and humbled by this. This basis does such unimaginable work. Taking ache and tragedy and turning it into purpose- giving youngsters the chance to a vivid future by incentivizing them to remain sober of their most susceptible and impressionable years.
I’m so pleased with the children who bought scholarships, and I can not wait to see what they do on this world.
Kent shared her gratitude to those that supported her sobriety and thanked hosts Bob and Linell Shapiro for the honour. Here is the submit:
Kent Opened Up About the Event & How Important the Foundation Was for Her
A day earlier than the occasion befell, Kent shared on Instagram that she can be acknowledged on the occasion, writing on Instagram, “I’m honored to share that I would be the @brentshapirofdn 2022 Spirit of Sobriety Honoree at their Summer Spectacular Gala this weekend.” She mentioned it was essential for her to share her “story of sobriety with as many individuals as I can, particularly with our youth, so as to convey consciousness to this life-altering illness.”
The Brent Shapiro Foundation focuses on drug and alcohol prevention for youngsters within the U.S. and the gala is an annual occasion to boost cash and consciousness. It was based by Robert and Linell Shapiro after shedding their 24-year-old son Brent to dependancy in October 2005, in line with their web site.
Kent’s submit after the occasion exhibiting the VPR star on the crimson carpet with Vanderpump, Schroeder and Maloney, picked up a variety of feedback praising and exhibiting assist for her. Kristen Doute wrote, “love you La. i could not be extra pleased with you.” Leah McSweeney mentioned, “Congrats Lala!” Melissa Gorga commented, “Congrats attractive!!!” Whitney Rose wrote, “Congrats @lalakent you’re so highly effective and delightful.”
In addition to the images posted by Kent, images of the occasion posted on Getty Images confirmed Kent posing along with her daughter Ocean and Vanderpump.
Kent Is Approaching the 4-Year Mark in Her Sobriety Journey
Kent celebrated three years of sobriety in October 2021 and beforehand opened up about her struggles with alcohol and causes for selecting a sober life.
“I felt like, throughout the day, it was like, ‘How am I so all the way down to drink proper now?'” she instructed People. “And after my dad handed away, we had numerous consuming. It’s loopy, as a result of I’ve been open about affected by nervousness, and never saying that I do not anymore, however it has gone down tremendously since I gave up consuming.”
She additionally mentioned she did not smoke weed anymore and referred to as herself a “clear child.” She added, “I’m simply able to be a wholesome individual.”