Kate Linder (Esther Valentine of “The Young and the Restless”) will host the 1st Annual Celebrity Charity Gala to benefit The ALS Association Greater Los Angeles Chapter. The gala will feature a cocktail reception, gourmet celebrity dinner, live auction and a product runway featuring celebrities working it while showcasing exciting products and services on the runway. The night was created to raise funds to treat and find a cure for ALS.
Linder has been the national celebrity spokesperson for The ALS Association for five years since her brother-in-law was diagnosed with the disease. Linder travels to Washington, DC to lobby Congress for more funds to find a cure for the disease each May. Joining her for this LA gala will be “Young and Restless” castmates Wilson Bethel (Ryder Callahan), Hayley Erin (Abby Carlton), Daniel Goddard (Cane Ashby), Stacy Haiduk (Emily Peterson/Patty Williams), Sean Kanan (Deacon Sharpe), Vanessa Marano (Eden), Michelle Stafford (Phyllis Summers Newman), and Yvonne Zima (Daisy). Other celebrities include Alison Arngrim (“Little House on the Prairie”), Channing Chase (“Mad Men”), Romi Dames (“Hannah Montana”), Bruce Davison (“Longtime Companion”), actress Ilene Graff, actress Q’orianka Kilcher, RJ Mitte (“Breaking Bad”), actress Lorielle New, Kevin Sorbo (“Hercules”), comedian Rip Taylor and actress Dee Wallace.
This important and exciting event happens Thursday, February 11, 2010 from 6-10PM at the The Montage in Beverly Hills, California, 225 N. Canon Drive, Beverly Hills. Tickets are priced from $100 to $150 for VIP seating. For more event information and how to obtain tickets call 570-677-4975 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org, who are the production company behind the event.
On-Air On-Soaps says, “This looks to be a great event, so come out and support a good cause and see your favorites from The Young and the Restless!”