Larry King’s Gulf Coast Telethon Huge Success
Dozens of celebrities lent their time to help with Larry King’s telethon benefiting the Gulf Coast and raise money towards cleaning up the massive oil spill. Find out how much the fundraiser raise and watch clips from the celebrity filled special.
Stars banded together answering phones and taking pledges from around the country on Larry King’s telethon to help raise money for the Gulf Coast region affected by the BP oil spill.
In only two short hours, the special was able to raise more than $1.81 million in proceeds benefiting the National Wildlife Federation, the Nature Conservancy and United Way.
Calls were pouring in from people donating because they’re concerned about the suffering wildlife, environment and people living in the area affected. Watch the highlights from the telethon below: