George Clooney Honored at 26th Anniversary Carousel Of Hope Ball
Supporting the cause to find a cure for diabetes, a full slate of stars turned up for the 26th Anniversary Carousel Of Hope Ball in Beverly Hills, CA on Saturday night (October 20).
Held at the iconic Beverly Hilton Hotel, George Clooney was joined by girlfriend Stacy Keibler as he was recognized for his efforts in advocating various humanitarian causes by being doted with the Brass Ring Award.
Other stars in attendance for the main event included Jennie Garth. Carmen Electra, Shirley MacLaine, Jane Fonda, Julianne Hough, Holly Robinson Peete, Jessica Sanchez, Nicky Hilton (with parents Kathy and Rick), Nicollette Sheridan, Daisy Fuentes, Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds and Joan Collins, among others.
Aside from Clooney being honored, this year’s spectacle was hosted by Barbara Davis while late night host Jay Leno acted as master of ceremonies.
According to the organization’s website, since its inception in 1978, “this event has raised over $75 million dollars towards finding a cure for diabetes.” All proceeds from The Carousel of Hope benefit the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes (BDC).