Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Lady Gaga Sings to End Poverty, Support Veterans

When a fundraising event in New York announced pop star Lady Gaga was to perform, tickets sold out.  During the recent event, staged by the Robin Hood Foundation, $47.4 million was raised.

"The total included $11.9 million raised at tables for a new program that will assist veterans of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars and National Reservists, as well as $400,000 for an auction item to fly to Los Angeles and record a song with Black Eyed Peas front man will.i.am," notes Bloomberg online news.

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