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Rihanna donating bikes to Malawi students to assist in their education

Relieving both commuting and safety concerns.

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Rihanna can do it all. While she's announced her beauty brand, joined Kendrick Lamar for his "Loyalty" video, and assisted on one of the songs of the summer (DJ Khaled's "Wild Thoughts"), she's also met with the French president to discuss education and been named by TIME as one of the most influential people on the internet. Now, she's setting her sights on providing assistance overseas.

Her Clara Lionel Foundation--which she founded in 2012 in an effort to improve the quality of health, education, arts, and culture for families and students--just joined forces with bike-sharing company Ofo to donate bikes to recipients of the organization's global scholarship program, announced last year.

The bikes are meant to provide relief to both the commuting and safety concerns that affect students in Malawi where, according to TIME, only 8 percent of students complete secondary school, and girls find themselves most at a disadvantage.

Rihanna said in a statement:

"I'm so happy about the Clara Lionel Foundation's new partnership with ofo because it will help so many young people around the world receive a quality education, and also help the young girls of Malawi get to school safely, cutting down those very long walks they make to and from school all alone."

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