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Angela Simmons reaches out

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The Boys and Girls Club of Newark seems like the last place you'd expect to find the daughter of hip hop royalty. But when it comes to inspiring young girls, Angela Simmons, daughter of Rev. Run of Run DMC, believes in the old adage "each one, teach one."

While it may seem like she had a silver spoon in her mouth, she knows the importance of giving back. She helped create the organization GIRLTALK #takeover as a way to help young girls transition into young women.

Angela shared her wisdom with the girls. But when it comes to good vibes, it's clear they go both ways. 10-year-old Imani Davis says meeting Angela was a dream come true.

Many of these girls follow Angela on her website AngelaIAm.com. She often uses it as a platform to help young artists and designers get exposure.

With a new clothing line in the works, and a few TV projects on the horizon, Angela doesn't exactly have tons of free time on her hands but she's got her priorities straight.

She says GIRLTALK #takeover is near and dear to her heart and that knowing she has touched someone feels amazing.

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