Rihanna Pays Tribute to Leukemia Victim

For Rihanna, Super Bowl weekend in Miami wasn’t all fun and games.Pepsi’s Refresh Project. The philanthropic drive offers financial support to charitable causes, and Rihanna, 21, is trying to raise money for DKMS Americas, the world’s largest non-profit marrow donor center.spread the word about a New York City mom in need of a transplant, as well as highlighted the need for more African-American donors after watching a video about young leukemia victim, Jasmina Anema.

Friday night, the singer attended a kickoff party for

It’s a cause close to the singer’s heart. Last year, she helped

Tragically, Jasmina, 6, lost her battle with the disease on Jan. 27.


Pictured:  Singer Rihanna performs onstage at the Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam on February 4, 2010 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images).