Jermaine Dupri, Nelly, Destiny's Child Honored By HSAN

The Hip-Hop Summit Action Network is honoring Jermaine Dupri, Destinys Child, Nelly and Chrysler Financial for their work in the community at annual awards benefit.

The 3rd Annual Action Awards Benefit Dinner is an exclusive fundraising celebration that will help support HSAN work to utilize the power of Hip- Hop for positive social change.

"I'm very grateful to be honored by HSAN," Dupri told "Things like this really make me feel like all my hard work is worth it because I'm sure there's so many other people they could have picked. I'm excited and can't wait."

Previous honorees honored include Sean "Diddy" Combs, Jay-Z, Mary J. Blige, Ludacris and The Ludacris Foundation, Pepsi-Cola North America President Dawn Hudson, Tommy Hilfiger

and MTV's Choose or Lose Campaign.

In addition to the awards, Honorary Chair and Warner Music Group President Kevin Liles is scheduled to give a keynote speech.

The Hip-Hop Summit Action Network was created in 2001 and aims to raise the level of public education and literacy, voter education, economic advancement and youth leadership development.

The 3rd Annual Actions Award Benefit Dinner is scheduled to take place November 16, 2005, at The Lighthouse in New York City, NY the event starts at 7:30 pm.