David Beckham, who is the longtime Goodwill Ambassador received the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Leadership Award at the UNICEF event for his work with children worldwide as well as the work he does through his charity, Seven.
The award was presented to Beckham by Elton John and David Furnish.
Beckham said in his acceptance speech, said:
- “I am humbled tonight,”
“We live in a world in which children still die of preventable diseases. Children are still being abused. I have four children of my own. I will not stop supporting this charity that does so much for so many children around the world.”