End of a Year Celebrity Charity Events


Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic, Vegas Cares, and Dine Out for Heroes are 3 annual free events that were hold recently. The events are some of a luminary charities that are being hold in a year 2017.

Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic

An volume of $800,000 was raised for a debate on anti-child slight and drug abuse in Boca Raton and Delray Beach, Florida. The luminary gift eventuality is famous as a Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic. It was a 28th Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic gift event.

The luminary gift eventuality has warranted some-more than $24 million over a final 28 years. USTA Florida reported that a income will be spent on aiding programs that are saved by a Drug Abuse Foundation of Palm Beach County. It will also assistance programs that are financed by a Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida.

The events during a 2017 weekend gift enclosed a Charity-Gala, Pro-Am, and pro-celebrity tennis matches that lasted for dual days. According to USTA Florida, over $200,000 of a $800,00 came from a gift gala’s wordless and live auctions. Some of a income came from a Tennis Ball Can Challenge that was hold on a dusk of Nov. 5, 2017.

The judgment of a Tennis Ball Challenge was that Luke Jensen and Dr. Phil were attack tennis balls called moonballs to Martina Navratilova and Evert who attempted to locate them in a tennis round can. This eventuality warranted $96,000.

Items during a auction enclosed dual Wimbledon packages, dual all category Swiss Air round-world-trip that were tickets, a Jamaican Adventure during Golden Eye’s Ian Fleming Villa, 4 nights during a central WTA hotel, and dual tickets to a Presidential Suite during a United States Open for a men’s and women’s finals.

Vegas Cares Event to Support Victims of a Las Vegas shooting

On Nov. 6, Britney Spears sole a watercolor portrayal that she embellished for $10,000. The portrayal was sole during a auction in Las Vegas, Nevada.

“Lifestyles of a Rich and Famous” horde Robin Leach purchased a portrayal during a auction. US Weekly reported that a income was warranted for a classification Vegas Cares.

Vegas Cares will use a income to emanate a memorial that will be dedicated to a victims of a sharpened on Oct. 1, during a nation song festival. The mass shooting caused 58 fatalities and 546 injuries, creation it a largest mass sharpened in new memory for a United States.

In a video during a auction Spears, who is 35, settled that she is gratified to call Vegas her second home. She afterwards pronounced she is blissful to attend in a Vegas Cares auction. Vegas Cares is one of a celebrity special events that was managed in a year 2017.

Celebrity Chefs Hosted Charity

Dine Out for Heroes has profited ill and bleeding veterans and their families. The annual eventuality has been managed by a Bob Woodruff Foundation given 2014.

The 2017 Dine Out for Heroes occurred on Nov. 11. Variety reported that restaurants opposite New York City will present $1.00 per cooking sequence to a luminary cook fundraiser.

Restaurateurs Peter and Penny Glazier, or a Glazier Group, combined a Dine Out for Heroes gift as an prolongation for a initial Stand Up for Heroes Event. Dine Out for Heroes is one of a many luminary charities in a year 2017.

By John Federico
Edited by Jeanette Smith


USTA Florida: $800K Raised by 28th Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic
US Weekly: Britney Spears Sells Her Watercolor Painting for $10,000 to Raise Money for Las Vegas Shooting Memorial
Variety: Dine Out for Heroes: Celebrity Chefs to Raise Money for Bob Woodruff Foundation on Veterans Day

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