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Gabrielle Union, Dwayne Wade, and Ludacris secretly raise funds for gay teenager who killed himself after being bullied

meaww.com - 05-02

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A host of celebrities came together to help financially support the mother of Alabama teenager Nigel Shelby who committed suicide after being bullied for being gay. Fifteen-year-old Shelby took his own life around two weeks ago after being constantly bullied. His mother Camika Quintay revealed that Shelby struggled with depression while battling homophobic bullying until his death on April 18. As reported by TMZ, celebrities such as Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade, Ludacris, and Janelle Monae donated to funds to help Quintay with the funeral expenses. Though none of the celebrities publicly revealed information about the donations, sources told TMZ the celebs involved in raising the funds.