Rodney King's Daughter Launches 'I Am A King' Scholarship To Facilitate Bonding Between Black Dads And Their Children

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“As long as I continue to follow my vision, he will always be represented,” she said.

Rodney King’s daughter, Lora, is using her father’s memory to ensure fathers are able to bond with their children.

The “I Am a King” scholarship will award money to Black fathers who want to take an active role in their children’s lives without being burdened by money.

The scholarship will be awarded on an ongoing basis, and the prize amounts will vary. A father can get money for a small outing like a dinner or a huge award like an all-expenses paid trip to Disneyland. The money will be awarded through the Rodney King Foundation, an organization Lora started three years ago.

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