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EntertainmentWendy Williams dissolves substance abuse foundation

20:40  15 may  2019
20:40  15 may  2019 Source:   wonderwall.com

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Wendy Williams’ Husband Issues Public Apology to Her: ‘I am Not Proud of My Recent Actions’ Wendy Williams estranged husband is publicly apologizing to the talk show host, telling people he is taking full accountability for his recent actions. Kevin Hunter tells The Blast, “28 years ago I met an amazing woman: Wendy Williams. At the time, I didn’t realize that she would not only become my wife, but would also change the face of entertainment and the world. I have dedicated most of our lives to the business empire that is Wendy Williams Hunter, a person that I truly love and respect unconditionally.” He continues, “I am not proud of my recent actions and take full accountability and apologize to my wife, my family and her amazing fans.

Wendy Williams ’ Hunter Foundation launched a PSA video about substance abuse on April 5. The host, who says she’s ‘living proof’ of not feeling ashamed about seeking help, encourages those suffering from an addiction to do the same. Wendy Williams ‘ Hunter Foundation and T.R.U.S.T

Wendy Williams Just Launched A Substance Abuse Hotline Wendy Williams is back, and she's doing her part to help those in need. “The Hunter Foundation launched a 24-hour nationwide hotline to offer treatment resources to get help for you if you happen to be addicted to drugs and substance

Wendy Williams dissolves substance abuse foundation© MediaPunch/REX/Shutterstock Wendy Williams speaks at the Circle of Sisters Expo at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York on Sept. 29, 2018. Wendy Williams looks to be shedding nearly everything involving her estranged husband, including the The Hunter Foundation, her philanthropic organization dedicated to helping those suffering from substance abuse.

Page Six said the decision to dissolve the foundation is largely due to the fact that she no longer wants to be associated with soon-to-be ex Kevin Hunter, who launched the foundation with her.

On Wednesday, Wendy announced on "The Wendy Williams Show" that she "remains committed to helping others in the struggles of life."

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"As Wendy Williams Hunter previously shared, she fractured her shoulder and has been on the mend," the family statement read at the time. Williams and her family started The Hunter Foundation in 2014 to help communities seek solutions to drug addiction and substance abuse , and launched their

Wendy Williams wants to help others in need. A week after returning to her talk show following a lengthy health-related hiatus, the host announced Monday on The Wendy Williams Show that her family’s Hunter Foundation has partnered with T.R.U.S.T., an organization dedicated to building a

"While accepting her new reality, many things in her life have changed," she said while reading a statement.

Wendy added that she plans to work with "other foundations," and put a major emphasis on "other."

Wendy Williams dissolves substance abuse foundation© Santiago Felipe / Getty Images Wendy Williams visits the SiriusXM Studios in New York City on Sept. 6, 2018.

One of the more celebrated elements of the foundation was a substance abuse hotline in partnership with T.R.U.S.T. It's not known what will happen with the hotline or the employees. The issue was near and dear to Wendy, as she's had issues with substance abuse in the past.

In April, in the wake of a cheating scandal, Wendy filed for divorce from Kevin. She also professionally cut ties with Kevin, who had served as her manager, business partner and the executive producer of her show.

Kevin Hunter Out as Executive Producer on ‘The Wendy Williams Show’

Kevin Hunter Out as Executive Producer on ‘The Wendy Williams Show’ Kevin Hunter is out as an executive producer of “The Wendy Williams Show” on the heels of Williams’ announcement that she plans to file for divorce from her husband of 22 years. “Kevin Hunter is no longer an executive producer on ‘The Wendy Williams Show,’ ” said a spokesperson for the daytime talk show, produced by Lionsgate’s Debmar-Mercury. “Debmar-Mercury wishes him well in his future endeavors.” Hunter had been with the show since its inception in 2008. Williams, 54, joked about jumping into dating on Wednesday’s episode, talking about potentially getting out on the town and moving forward.

“Hi, I’m Wendy Williams Hunter,” she begins the PSA. “My organization, The Hunter Foundation , recently launched a nationwide hotline to offer treatment resources for you if you are a “They’re very smart. They conduct screenings to determine your needs. The substance abuse will be taken care of.”

Wendy Williams struggled with cocaine addiction for years. Now, she has launched a substance abuse “We must all come together to respond to this crisis of addiction and substance abuse ,” Williams Now, her 24-hour helpline will be connected with The Hunter Foundation , a philanthropic

Wendy Williams dissolves substance abuse foundation© Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter attend the Wendy Williams and The Hunter Foundation gala at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City on July 18, 2018.

Prior to the split, there had been rumors of infidelity and unconfirmed reports that Kevin fathered a child with another woman.

Afterward, Kevin released a statement and took "full accountability" for his actions.

"I am not proud of my recent actions and take full accountability and apologize to my wife, my family and her amazing fans," he said. "I am going through a time of self-reflection and am trying to right some wrongs."

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