Last week, Hollywood’s A-list came to support the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Gala which supports educational, social, cultural, and economic services for Israel’s soldiers and the families of fallen soldiers.
A record $38 Million was raised.
The sold out 1200 person fete was held at the Beverly Hilton and icons, business moguls and Hollywood’s elite the likes of Robert De Niro, Gerard Butler, Julie Bowen, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Larry King, Joanna Krupa, Rosanna Arquette, Jordan Smith (The Voice), Moran Atias (Tyrant, Gala MC), Haim & Cheryl Saban (Gala Co-Chairs), Robert Kraft (New England Patriots Owner) and Maurice and Paul Marciano (GUESS Founders)
This marks the 10th year that Haim and Cheryl Saban have chaired a very successful FIDF Gala. Over the past three years this event has turned into one of Hollywood’s hottest fundraising events filled with celebrities, a wait-list for guests and Hollywood proudly showing their support for Israel!
Additionally the evening was filled with numerous impromptu musical performances by David Foster and Friends – TV-stars Laura Bretan, season nine Voice winner Jordan Smith, and Jason McGee and The Choir.