Nick Jonas, who has been living with Type 1 diabetes since childhood, is an outspoken advocate for diabetes health and awareness.

And on Wednesday, the Jonas Brothers star had acknowledged his years-long advice when he received the Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation’s Golden Glove Award during her 11th annual Big Fighters, Big Cause charity boxing night in Beverly Hills.

While at the event, the father opened up for the first time about his newborn daughter Malti and how he wants to calm her ears by singing to her, according to Entertainment Tonight.

Make a Difference: The Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation was founded in 2009 by boxing legend and his wife, Bernadette

Make a Difference: Nick Jonas, 29, was honored for his diabetes advice when he attended the 11th annual Big Fighters, Big Cause charity boxing night at the Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation in Beverly Hills

Jonas, 29, wrapped the red carpet solo in black pleated pants with a subtle green leather jacket over w black t-shirt.

The musician and actor appeared to leave his wife Priyanka Chopra at home with her baby, also wore black leather boots, and had his dark hair cut short.

At one point, the Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle star partnered up on the red carpet with the host of the evening, Sugar Ray Leonard.

The legendary boxing champion kept it casual in the fashion department in pale blue jeans with gray shirt, tax leather jacket and brown sneakers.

Stylin ': Appearing to leave his wife Priyanka Chopra at home with her baby girl, Jonas wrapped the red carpet solo in black pleated trousers with a subtle green leather jacket over w black t-shirt

Stylin ‘: Appearing to leave his wife Priyanka Chopra at home with her baby girl, Jonas wrapped the red carpet solo in black pleated trousers with a subtle green leather jacket over w black t-shirt

Honored: The Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation presented its Golden Glove Award to Jonas for his advice and awareness of diabetes during its 11th annual Big Fighters, Big Cause charity boxing night in Beverly Hills

Honored: The Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation presented its Golden Glove Award to Jonas for his advice and awareness of diabetes during its 11th annual Big Fighters, Big Cause charity boxing night in Beverly Hills

Now that Jonas has a wife and baby at home, his health has become as important as ever.

And on the way to his homeland, he has tried to get involved and make a difference in the fight against Type 1 & 2 diabetes.

‘Every time I raise awareness for the diabetes community is always a big one for me and I’ve been living with it for 16 years now and it just blew me away that I’ll get such awareness and hopefully we can do something good here tonight, ‘said Jonas.

At the event, he revealed how he sang to his baby as a way to connect her to her recent 100-day stay in a NICU (newborn intensive care unit).

‘I sing for her. You know, I love to sing them, and yes, it’s beautiful, ‘shared the What A Man Gotta Do star. ‘I just sing a lot of you can old classics. My wife sometimes plays more of the game on the iPod or whatever, but I’m singing. ‘

Legends to face: the six-time boxing champion, 66, also received the support of fellow boxing icon Bernard Hopkins, who held multiple weightlifting championships

Legends to face: the six-time boxing champion, 66, also received the support of fellow boxing icon Bernard Hopkins, who held multiple weightlifting championships

Delicious: The former undisputed world middleweight champion, 57, showed off his fashion sense in a peach-colored suit with black sneakers

Delicious: The former undisputed world middleweight champion, 57, showed off his fashion sense in a peach-colored suit with black sneakers

Share the spotlight: Hopkins, who is also a minority partner with Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions, also made a post with Joy Tate

Share the spotlight: Hopkins, who is also a minority partner with Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions, also made a post with Joy Tate

Some of the other stars to support the event were fellow retired boxing superstar Bernard Hopkins, actor and cabaret artist Craig Robinson and cabaret artist Tommy Chong, of the Cheech And Chong fame.

De Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation was founded in 2009 by boxing legend and six-time world champion Sugar Ray Leonard and his wife, Bernadette.

The non-profit is committed to funding research and care for pediatric type 1 and 2 diabetes and raising awareness for both diseases, while also striving to help children live healthier lives through diet and exercise.

Leonard claims he was motivated to make a difference by seeing how his father and friends struggled with the many complications of diabetes and how it affected every aspect of their lives.

Type 1 diabetes affects both children and adults at any age. It suddenly appears, causes dependence on injection or pumps insulin for life, and carries the constant threat of devastating complications. Type 2 diabetes in children is on the rise, largely driven by the obesity epidemic.

Celebrity Sightings: Tommy Chong, 84, and his wife Shelby Chong were also on hand to support the annual event

Celebrity Sightings: Tommy Chong, 84, and his wife Shelby Chong were also on hand to support the annual event

Funnyman: Craig Robinson, 50, showed his sense of humor on the red carpet

Funnyman: Craig Robinson, 50, showed his sense of humor on the red carpet

Dukes up: Robinson and Leonard fell in the boxing position on the red carpet

Dukes up: Robinson and Leonard fell in the boxing position on the red carpet

Busy night: He was later spotted leaving his Mercedes-Maybach sedan

Busy night: He was later spotted leaving his Mercedes-Maybach sedan

Yum: Nick went to celeb favorite Craig's in West Hollywood for dinner

Yum: Nick went to celeb favorite Craig's in West Hollywood for dinner

Yum: Nick went to celeb favorite Craig’s in West Hollywood for dinner

Good vibes: He waved to adoring fans on his way to the American restaurant

Good vibes: He waved to adoring fans on his way to the American restaurant

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