Beyonce Knowles' parents are to be honoured with a major award for their children's charity efforts.
Mathew and Tina Knowles are to receive the esteemed National PTA Commitment to America's Children Award.
The award presentation will take place at a gala next week (30Oct08) in Chicago, Illinois.
Cash the charitable couple have raised and donated have helped to build youth centres and apartments in America, and the pair also created the Survivor Foundation with their daughters Beyonce and Solange and singer Kelly Rowland.