Bono - Stars Raise Millions For Leonardo Dicaprio's Charity

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Stars including singers Bono and Robin Thicke and supermodel Cara Delevingne helped raise more than $25 million (£14.7 million) for LEONARDO DiCaprio's charity at a party in St. Tropez, France on Wednesday (23Jul14).

The Titanic actor threw a star-studded bash in the French resort to boost funds for his Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, and the event attracted a slew of celebrities including Selena Gomez and Jared Leto.

An auction was held at the town's Domaine Bertaud Belieu winery, and the lots included a Harley-Davidson motorcycle signed by Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro, which sold for more than $673,000 (£395,882), and a Damien Hirst artwork which fetched $6 million (£3.5 million).

U2 frontman Bono auctioned off a guitar and also performed for guests, according to New York Post gossip column Page Six.

The inaugural fundraising gala was in aid of DiCaprio's foundation, which aims to protect the environment and save endangered species.


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